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Thursday, October 8

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    Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
    See also the British Library's photostream with over a million images in the public domain. See an article in the Public Domain Review for more info.
    Pixabay:
    High-quality copyright-friendly art images, photographs, and vector graphic; image collections hand-picked by Pixabay editors.
    World Images
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    Commercial photo archives include sites such as Lessing Photo Archive or Getty Images
    Others are Envato market places such as Photodune (for photos),
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    for Kids (The(This section based on a 2015 discussion in the ISTE forums. The web changes
    Pics4Learning http://www.pics4learning.com/
    Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/library/libarch-digital.html
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    Free Teacher Clipart: http://www.teacherfiles.com/clip_art.htm (All images are free. About page.)
    Free Clipart: http://www.fg-a.com/freeclipart.shtml (May not be used as, or part of, a logo or trademark for a business or organization. May not be used as, or part of, banners or any other advertising material. Policies page.)
    Slideshare (web-based presentation sharing tool) blog post with basics of using images in presentations, and 7 free photo sites
    Photos For Class
    Discovery Education Clipart

    Videos
    Videohive (for affordable video clips).
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    Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
    See also the British Library's photostream with over a million images in the public domain. See an article in the Public Domain Review for more info.
    Pixabay:
    High-quality copyright-friendly art images, photographs, and vector graphic; image collections hand-picked by Pixabay editors.

    World Images
    The internationally recognized WorldImages database provides access to the California State University IMAGE Project. It has just been selected by the Library of Congress for inclusion in its historic collection of Internet materials. It contains approximately 100,000 images, is global in coverage and includes all areas of visual imagery. The images can be located using many search techniques on the left hand toolbar, from QuickSearch to Advanced and ADA Searches. For convenience, the images are organized into over 900 portfolios that appear alphabetically in the Portfolio List. You can use them or explore the database using Browse Collections. Here the portfolios are hierarchically organized beginning with continents and subject grouping. Embedded Metadata: You can now download relevant data with the images.
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    Creative Commons develops, supports, and stewards legal and technical infrastructure that maximizes digital creativity, sharing, and innovation, in contrast to the older all-rights-reserved copyright licensing. In other words, this link to Creative Commons search will help you access images that you may be able to use and modify for free or with few restrictions.
    The Commons (Flickr)
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    Toulouse, etc. See below for tips for searching for safe-for-kids images.
    Flicker - Creative Commons
    Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
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    The internationally recognized WorldImages database provides access to the California State University IMAGE Project. It has just been selected by the Library of Congress for inclusion in its historic collection of Internet materials. It contains approximately 100,000 images, is global in coverage and includes all areas of visual imagery. The images can be located using many search techniques on the left hand toolbar, from QuickSearch to Advanced and ADA Searches. For convenience, the images are organized into over 900 portfolios that appear alphabetically in the Portfolio List. You can use them or explore the database using Browse Collections. Here the portfolios are hierarchically organized beginning with continents and subject grouping. Embedded Metadata: You can now download relevant data with the images.
    "Our web images are free for educational use, but large high-resolution images can be licensed for campus use for $1 each for jpegs or $3 for tiffs with a minimum of 100 images."
    Veezzle
    Specialized search engine for free stock images and other visual resources, with an easy-to-use interface.

    Every Stock Photo
    Search engine for free photos, with social media features. Membership is free and allows you to rate, tag, collect and comment on photos.
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    "The Images for Academic Publishing (IAP) program makes available publication-quality images for use in scholarly publications free of charge."
    The Public Domain Review
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    texts available. It also publishes well-researched and scholarly articles about images and other materials in the public domain.
    Public Domain Images
    High-resolution, copyright-friendly images:

    Digital Public Library of America
    10,000+ images and millions of items of public domain works (word, image, and more) from American museums, libraries, and other sources. It includes a portal for students, teachers, scholars, and the public that allows searching and scanning, including by timeline, map, format, and topic; and a platform with an application programming interface (API) and open data, which can be used by software developers, researchers, and others to create "environments for learning, tools for discovery, and engaging apps."
    New York Public Library Digital Gallery
    "The NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photograhs, and more."
    Museum websites such
    such
    as the
    NGA Images
    From the site: "NGA Images is a repository of digital images of the collections of the National Gallery of Art [Washington, DC, USA]. On this website you can search, browse, share, and download images. A standards-based reproduction guide and a help section provide advice for both novices and experts. More than 20,000 open accessdigital images up to 3000 pixels each are available free of charge for download and use. NGA Images is designed to facilitate learning, enrichment, enjoyment, and exploration...Many of the open access images have been digitized with the generous support of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation."
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    Commercial photo archives include sites such as Lessing Photo Archive or Getty Images
    Others are Envato market places such as Photodune (for photos),
    Safe for Kids (The web changes often. Preview these sites and use your judgment!)
    Pics4Learning http://www.pics4learning.com/
    Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/library/libarch-digital.html
    http://etc.usf.edu/clipart/
    http://etc.usf.edu/clippix/
    Flickr: The Commons: This advice from Ann Oro: "Flickr: The Commons in the upper elementary. https://www.flickr.com/commons Make sure they use The Commons search box instead of the Flickr search box in the upper right corner of the screen." Ann Oro's video: for steps to search and learn more.
    Find Icons: http://findicons.com/
    Open Clipart: https://openclipart.org/ I have used this a lot over the last year and it should be fine
    A Kid's Photo: http://www.akidsphoto.com/ (All images are royalty-free. They do not even request attribution. About page.)
    Free Teacher Clipart: http://www.teacherfiles.com/clip_art.htm (All images are free. About page.)
    Free Clipart: http://www.fg-a.com/freeclipart.shtml (May not be used as, or part of, a logo or trademark for a business or organization. May not be used as, or part of, banners or any other advertising material. Policies page.)

    Videos
    Videohive (for affordable video clips).
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Friday, April 24

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    Flicker - Creative Commons
    Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
    See also the British Library's photostream with over a million images in the public domain. See an article in the Public Domain Review for more info.
    World Images
    The internationally recognized WorldImages database provides access to the California State University IMAGE Project. It has just been selected by the Library of Congress for inclusion in its historic collection of Internet materials. It contains approximately 100,000 images, is global in coverage and includes all areas of visual imagery. The images can be located using many search techniques on the left hand toolbar, from QuickSearch to Advanced and ADA Searches. For convenience, the images are organized into over 900 portfolios that appear alphabetically in the Portfolio List. You can use them or explore the database using Browse Collections. Here the portfolios are hierarchically organized beginning with continents and subject grouping. Embedded Metadata: You can now download relevant data with the images.
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    From the site: "NGA Images is a repository of digital images of the collections of the National Gallery of Art [Washington, DC, USA]. On this website you can search, browse, share, and download images. A standards-based reproduction guide and a help section provide advice for both novices and experts. More than 20,000 open accessdigital images up to 3000 pixels each are available free of charge for download and use. NGA Images is designed to facilitate learning, enrichment, enjoyment, and exploration...Many of the open access images have been digitized with the generous support of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation."
    Rijksstudio is the Rijksmuseum's groundbreaking digital image platform - easy to use, you can like, save, and share images and use its powerful taxonomy to find images by tag. Copies can be ordered.
    British Library - over a million public domain images on Flickr, using the Flickr Public Domain mark:
    https://www.flickr.com/photos/britishlibrary/

    Making Learning Fun - Items by Activity (Early Childhood))
    Educational printables and activities for children pre-kindergarten through first grade
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Friday, April 17

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Tuesday, August 13

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    Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
    World Images
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    internationally recognized WorldImages databaseWorldImages database provides access
    "Our web images are free for educational use, but large high-resolution images can be licensed for campus use for $1 each for jpegs or $3 for tiffs with a minimum of 100 images."
    Every Stock Photo
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    ARTStor
    The ARTstor Digital Library is a nonprofit resource that provides more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. You must be affiliated with a participating non-profit institution (university, college, museum, public library, or K-12 school) to use ARTstor.
    Images for Academic Publishing
    "The Images for Academic Publishing (IAP) program makes available publication-quality images for use in scholarly publications free of charge."

    The Public Domain Review
    The Public Domain Review is a not-for-profit project dedicated to showcasing the most interesting and unusual out-of-copyright works available online. It makes film, articles, audio, and texts available.
    Digital Public Library of America
    10,000+ images and millions of items of public domain works (word, image, and more) from American museums, libraries, and other sources. It includes a portal for students, teachers, scholars, and the public that allows searching and scanning, including by timeline, map, format, and topic; and a platform with an application programming interface (API) and open data, which can be used by software developers, researchers, and others to create "environments for learning, tools for discovery, and engaging apps."

    New York Public Library Digital Gallery
    "The NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photograhs, and more."
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Sunday, April 28

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    Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
    World Images
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    internationally recognized WorldImages database WorldImages database provides access
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    contains approximately 80,000100,000 images, is
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    visual imagery. "OurThe images can be located using many search techniques on the left hand toolbar, from QuickSearch to Advanced and ADA Searches. For convenience, the images are organized into over 900 portfolios that appear alphabetically in the Portfolio List. You can use them or explore the database using Browse Collections. Here the portfolios are hierarchically organized beginning with continents and subject grouping. Embedded Metadata: You can now download relevant data with the images.
    "Our
    web images
    Every Stock Photo
    Search engine for free photos, with social media features. Membership is free and allows you to rate, tag, collect and comment on photos.
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