Last Updated: Oct 17, 2016
- Creative Commons Search
Federated search for CC images, video, and music hosted by other sites including Google.
- CC Mixter
Search for CC music.
- Flickr CC Search
Search for flickr images that have been CC licensed.
- Our Media
CC Videos uploaded by users, and hosted by the Internet Archive.
CC licensed music albums.
Search for CC video, audio, and images by license type.
- Internet Archive
A digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form, including images, audio, and text.
- Open ClipArt
Open Source clipart that is free to use.
- Google Images Advanced Search
Click on "advanced image search" and then select for the "Usage Rights" dropdown, ALWAYS confirm that the images you find are actually licensed as you selected.
- Stock Arch: The Free Stock Photo Site
Each image features convenient cut-and-paste code that allows you to share and embed the images easily in compliance with the rights of the photographers who uploaded them.
Free images for your inspiration, reference and use in your creative work, be it commercial or not!
Pixabay is a good place to find and download quality public domain images. You can search on Pixabay by using keywords or you can simply browse through the library of images. When you find an image you can download it in the size that suits your needs. Registered users do not have to enter a captcha code to download images. Users who do not register can download images, but they do have to enter a captcha code before downloading each picture.
- Getty Trust Open Content Program
The Getty makes available, without charge, all available digital images to which the Getty holds the rights or that are in the public domain to be used for any purpose. No permission is required.
Database of Creative Commons downloadable sounds.
Audacity has some great editing tools. Thiese guides will show how to do some basic edits. In addition to what they show you here I want to mention the use of the bracket keys on the computer. While you are playing your audio. you can hit [ to start selecting a section and ] to end the selection. Your selection will be highlighted and then you can remove it or edit it.