Copyright / Media Usage

  • The safest place to find images is in the Microsoft Clip Art Library (if you've purchased the software, you have unlimited use of their clip art) 
    List of glossary terms
    • Royalty-free: the right to use copyrighted material without the need to pay royalties or fees 
    • Creative Commons:  A nonprofit organization that is expanding the range of creative works available for others to build upon legally and to share. 
    • Public Domain: Pictures that are part of the public domain have expired, inapplicable or forfeited copyrights. They are available to the public.