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FREN 3500 (Kilbane): Image Sources

Openly Available Image Sources

These sources include images, videos and music that can be freely reused. Images are made available under creative commons licenses or public domain. Learn more about  rights, ownership and attribution.


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Creative Commons

Images and Photos made available under a creative commons license are free to use, with varying restrictions. Creative Commons licenses are not an alternative to copyright. They work alongside copyright and enable owners to modify copyright terms to best suit their needs. 

You can search most image databases for creative commons licensed images.


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