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Legal Sources for Multimedia Projects

Different multimedia search engines to try

Please note you will need to check the terms of use and / or copyright for each individual work. This is not an endorsement of any of these sites or products.

  • Internet Archive: public domain, downloadable video, text, and audio collections
  • WikiMedia Commons database with public domain and freely-licensed educational media content (images, sound and video clips)
  • Yahoo Image Search  after running your search, click on Filter > Usage rights to limit your results by licenses type (creative commons, public domain, etc.)
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