Answered By: Trudi Pledger
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2019     Views: 122

Below are a selection of sites you can use to source some copyright cleared resources; for example:


  • where the author has given permission for the image / film / music to be used under certain attributable conditions
  • where the copyright has expired on the resource


Images (You will need to log in using your BCU id and password) (make sure you're using The Commons and not just normal Flickr)


Film Clips


These sites will give you instructions on how to cite the sources you use.  Many images are cleared for use provided you 'attribute' the author.

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