Ethical Uses of Media Online

This adapted from Lynley Clarke from www.pai.edu.au

The legalities of using information, images, videos etc by simply clicking copy/paste off the web is something that we have all done, but in reality we shouldn’t do.

Creative commons search

http://search.creativecommons.org/

Wikimedia Commons
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

Flickr Commons

http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/

flickrCC
http://flickrcc.bluemountains.net

The copyright licenses that apply to the content we find determine what we can do with it.  All of these sites use the Creative Commons licenses.  Items tagged with the following symbols give the users specific information on what the license restrictions are.

creativecommons

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