Whether you need photos, music, or video, the sources here will lead you to work that is appropriate to use without the permission* of the author/creator.
Click below to start searching, or learn more about copyright stipulations including works in the Public Domain, Fair Use & Copyright, and Creative Commons Licensing.
Andy Warhol, Campbell's Soup Cans, 1962. Synthetic polymer on thirty-two canvases.
Each canvas 20 x 16 inches. photo by profzucker
Although you may use many works without the permission of the author, you still need to cite your sources and/or credit the author.
- About Copyright Friendly Permissions
Learn more about Public Domain, Fair Use, and Creative Commons Licensing and when it is okay to use images, media, and film without permission of the copyright holder.
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Photographs, graphics, art, and other images to use in your work.
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Music, Sound Clips, and other Audio to use in your work.
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- Related Guides
Links to our citation and writing guide, and also academic integrity and plagiarism guide.
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