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Middle & High School Library: Find Sounds, Images and Video

Colegio Roosevelt: The American School of Lima, Peru

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  • Choose Search Tools > Usage Rights > Labeled for Reuse
  • If you find something NOT labeled for reuse, contact the creator and ask for permission.
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 Understanding Creative Commons Licenses

If you use images from the internet, please use images that are Creative Commons Zero (Public Domain), Creative Commons by Attribution (this just means you have to cite the source), or Copyright Free! This means they are free and legal to use! 

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Copyright and Fair Use for Movies at School

For information and guidance regarding copyright, fair use, public domain, public performance rights, and getting permission to show a movie at school, see the guides linked below:

University of Florida:

Duquesne University

Swank: Although there is a lot of useful information on this site, note that it promotes only one license issuer; there are several to choose from, each with their own list of studios they represent and corresponding catalog of available films.

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BBC Sound Archive - tons of sound effects

YouTube Audio Library

Vimeo Free Background Sounds

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Find tons of options for free music

at this awesome guide from BGS University. Be sure to follow all directions and give credit when directed to do so.