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Images: A Guide to Visual Resources

Public Domain Images

Public Domain Image Sources

A selection of links to image collections with no known copyright restrictions. Images may be used on websites and in other academic publications.

Creative Commons

Creative Commons (CC) is a "non-profit that offers an alternative to full copyright" for both authors and researchers.

There are six main CC licenses based on four conditions. The six licenses and four conditions are reviewed on the Creative Commons Licenses website.

 

Curated Public Domain Image Collections