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ENG 285.06 (Principles of Speech): Using Images Ethically

This libguide has been specifically created to provide resources for Dr. Johnson's persuasive speech.

Flickr Images (Creative Commons Only)


Google Images (Noncommercial Reuse with Modifications)


Image Collections: Public Domain and Creative Commons Licensing

A digital library of over 2 million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences.
Flickr [use with Advanced Search License filtering] 
Google Images [use with Usage Rights filter tool] 
The J. Paul Getty Museum: Open Content Collection 
Usage is described here:
LIFE Photo Archive 
"Search millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, stretching from the 1750s to today. Most were never published and are now available for the first time through the joint work of LIFE and Google." website
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Open Access Collection 
"The Metropolitan Museum of Art is committed to making a broad range of digital images of artworks in the public domain widely and freely available for scholarly and academic publication. To assist in navigating the vast image content on this website, the Museum has implemented Open Access for Scholarly Content (OASC). " website
"Pixabay is a vibrant community of creatives, sharing copyright free images and videos. All contents are released under Creative Commons CC0, which makes them safe to use without asking for permission or giving credit to the artist - even for commercial purposes." website
Wellcome Library (London) 
"Wellcome Images is one of the world's richest and most unique collections, with themes ranging from medical and social history to contemporary healthcare and biomedical science." website
WikiMedia Commons 
"Wikimedia Commons is a media file repository making available public domain and freely-licensed educational media content (images, sound and video clips) to everyone, in their own language." website