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Images - where to find


LINKS to 22 Websites with awesome stock free images


From Joyce Valenza's Copyright Friendly wiki:


Also of interest:


    Please don't cheat

    • Is it really stealing?
    • Why should I care?
    • What does it look like?
    • What tools can I use?
    • How can I use my own brain?
    • Digital ethics


    FlickrStorm another Flickr search engine which returns more, related images 

    FlickrStorm: better search for Flickr, including Creative Commons


    • Flickr/Library of Congress: The Commons: Goals--To increase access to publicly-held photography collections and to provide a way for the general public to contribute information and knowledge. (Check for licensing on individual images.)


    Science images


      Public Domain

      Public Domain Images

      Pulic Domain images are able to be freely used by anyone without first gaining permission.  is a website with a list of links to lots of other public domain and free websites.  It is set up with the headings:

      • Public Domain - Government
      • Public Domain - Non-Government
      • Copyright-Friendly

      Other Public Domain images can be found at:


      Seeking Permission

      Sample - Permission request letters -


      Australian images


      Picture Australia

      • Galleries, archives, museums and libraries across Australia and overseas combine to provide access to over 1.8 million images.
      • Search great cultural institutions for Australian images.
      • See pictures of Australia’s past and present including: photographs, objects, maps and works of art.
      • Find more images on Trove.

      All images from the Picture Australia website may be used for research or educational purposes, in accordance with the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth). If you intend to publish the images in print or online, other than as permitted by this Conditions of Use statement, you will need to get permission from the contributingagency


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