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Image/Sound Resources: Image Resources

Searching for Images - Tips

To use Creative Commons

  • Select what you will search (Google Images? Flickr?)
  • Type your topic in the search box
  • Remember when you cite your images to get the website information too!


To use Britannica School

  • Search your topic
  • On the results page (showing articles), select "Images" in the left-hand column
  • To cite your images, tap/click on the check box to get your citation!


Pictures for Projects

Most images from these image search engines or collections are licensed for reuse by students and teachers. It is ALWAYS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to appropriately cite the image or provide appropriate attribution as designated for each image.


Search for CC licensed images. Files downloaded have automatically generated attribution content afixed to the bottom of the file.


Go here to search for Creative Commons licensed images and other content. For more information on Creative Commons licensing - Go to License Chart


Search for CC licensed images. Files download window allows you to select the desired image size and copy auto-generated attribution text that can be copied and pasted onto a blog post or presentation. 



Pics4Learning is a safe, free image library for education. Teachers and students can use the copyright-friendly photos and images for classrooms, multimedia projects, web sites, videos, portfolios, or any other project in an educational setting.


Sites for Attribution Free Images

Searchable Sites:

Browseable by Category:

Uncategorized Collections:

Mid-Pacific Website | Notetaking Template | Library Homepage | HS Database Page | MS Database Page | NoodleTools | Turnitin | MLA  Formatting