This page contains links to copyright-safe resources for audio, images, and text.


Copyright Chart (From Tech & Learning)


Images



CreativeCommonsSearch.png - Creative Commons Search


FlickrCreativeCommonsLogo.png - Search for Flickr photos with Creative Commons licenses



freeimages_logo.jpg - Has lots of professional photos from Spanish-speaking countries--look for the terms of use--standard license means you can use it in your PowerPoints and etc. Sometimes you just need to notify the photographer (using the comments feature)


Arabic


Chinese



French


German



Japanese



Russian



Spanish


ImagesToTeachLanguagesLogo.jpg - A Flickr group dedicated to collecting images for language teaching and learning

MorgueFileLogo.png - Copyright safe, royalty free images

PublicDomainPicturesLogo.JPG - A collection of photos in the public domain

RealiaProjectLogo.jpg - Royalty free images for classroom use from a variety of countries



VisualsForForeignLanguageInstruction.gif - Extensive, searchable collection of drawings teachers can use to create materials for world language classes




Multimedia (Audio & Video)


cc-mixter-logo.png - A Creative Commons project that lets you download, remix, and share music (including songs from popular artists)

CommunityVideoLogo.jpg - Community Video, an Internet Archive Project that allows you to download video for free (check the Creative Commons Licenses on each one to see if you can modify it)

FreesoundLogo.jpg - Free, copyright safe sounds (i.e., sound effects, not music)

JamendoLogo.png - Free, copyright safe music

MusopenLogo.jpg - Free classical music, searchable by composer, genre, form, instrument, performer, and period



Text




FairUseRepositoryLogo.jpg - A collection of documents in the public domain

LibraryOfCongressLogo.jpg - Collections of primary source documents and multimedia materials from American history including ads, culture, literature, maps, music, etc.



LibrivoxLogo.jpg - Audiobooks in a variety of languages

ProjectGutenbergLogo.jpg - Free, downloadable e-books of texts in the public domain