This page contains resources for teaching and learning about copyright.

Key Concepts




A Fairy Use Tale


Self-evaluation





Copyright Chart Page 1 (PDF)
Copyright Chart Page 2 (PDF)




Images


CopyrightFriendlyLogo.jpg - Links to a variety of websites with copyright-friendly images from Springfield Township High School's Virtual Library


CreativeCommonsSearch.png - Creative Commons Search


CulturallyAuthenticPictorialLexiconLogo.png - A database of culturally authentic Creative Commons images, organized by language and topic

FlickrCreativeCommonsLogo.png - Search for Flickr photos with Creative Commons licenses

ImagesToTeachLanguagesLogo.jpg - A Flickr group dedicated to collecting images for language teaching and learning

PublicDomainPicturesLogo.jpg - A collection of photos in the public domain

RealiaProjectLogo.jpg - Royalty free images for classroom use from a variety of countries


StockXchngLogo.gif - Has lots of professional photos from various countries--look for the terms of use--standard license means you can use it in your PowerPoints and etc. Sometimes you just need to notify the photographer (using the comments feature)

Arabic



Chinese



French


German



Japanese



Russian



Spanish



VisualsForForeignLanguageInstruction.gif - Extensive, searchable collection of drawings teachers can use to create materials for world language classes


Multimedia (Audio & Video)


cc-mixter-logo.png - A Creative Commons project that lets you download, remix, and share music (including songs from popular artists)

CommunityVideoLogo.jpg - Community Video, an Internet Archive Project that allows you to download video for free (check the Creative Commons Licenses on each one to see if you can modify it)

FreesoundLogo.jpg - Free, copyright safe sounds (i.e., sound effects, not music)

JamendoLogo.png - Free, copyright safe music

MusopenLogo.jpg - Free classical music, searchable by composer, genre, form, instrument, performer, and period

OpenSourceFilmLogo.jpg - Wikipedia article with links to open source films

PlaylistLogo.jpg - Allows you to stream copyright safe music from your wiki or website in a pop-out player




Text


485928_spanish_handbookSXCNotifyCredit.jpg
László Harri Németh




FairUseRepositoryLogo.jpg - A collection of documents in the public domain

LibraryOfCongressLogo.jpg - Collections of primary source documents and multimedia materials from American history including ads, culture, literature, maps, music, etc.


LibrivoxLogo.jpg - Audiobooks in a variety of languages

ProjectGutenbergLogo.jpg - Free, downloadable e-books of texts in the public domain



More information



Copyright.jpg

CyberbeeLogo.jpg - Interactive game with simple questions and answers about copyright

Digizen.jpg - Derechos de autor, uso justo, y TEACH Act

SonOfCitationMachine.gif

References

Németh, László Harri. (2006, Mar. 12). Spanish handbook. Stock Xchng. Retrieved November 19, 2009, from http://www.sxc.hu/photo/485928 Used under a standard Stock Xchng license. (Photographer notified and credited)