Digital Storytelling & Booktalking Guide

Teaching Students About Digital Citizenship: Can I Use That Picture?

When using Creative Commons images and other media, it is extremely important to cite them correctly.  Check out this great infographic guide to using Creative Commons for information about what it is, how to use it, and how to properly attribute Creative Commons-licensed materials.

Creative Commons licenses give everyone from individual creators to large institutions a standardized way to grant the public permission to use their creative work under copyright law. From the reuser’s perspective, the presence of a Creative Commons license on a copyrighted work answers the question, “What can I do with this work?” 

Creative Commons infographic

Recommended Websites

Websites that Allow Legal Access to Images, Music, & Sounds