Whenever you use search engines please remember that inappropriate results may occur and that students need to be prepared for this situation and have the appropriate knowledge and skills to deal with the situation.

Creative Commons - Fact Sheets for Educators - will help identify copyright free resources
Creative Commons Licences - an overview
Open Attribute - http://openattribute.com/ (A free tool that makes attribution simple and easy)

Resources


Images


Behold
http://www.behold.cc/
Image Search Engine

FlickrCC
http://flickrcc.bluemountains.net/flickrCC/index.php
Search for creative common images

FlickrStorm
http://www.zoo-m.com/flickr-storm/
Searches images on Flickr - not all images are CC attributed so discretion is required.

Veezzle
http://www.veezzle.com/
Free stock photo search engine.

Wylio
http://wylio.com/
Free Creative Commons picture search. Automatically sizes the image, hosts the image, and builds the photo credit into the code.

EveryStockPhotos
http://www.everystockphoto.com/
A license-specific photo search engine. Currently we index and search millions of freely licensed photos, from many sources, and present them in an integrated search.

Morgue File

http://www.morguefile.com/



Audio


Soungle
http://soungle.com/
Sound effect search engine

ccMixter
http://ccmixter.org/
A community music site featuring remixes licensed under Creative Commons where you can listen to, sample, mash-up, or interact with music.

ArtistServer
http://artistserver.com/
Free independent music, more than 9,000 mp3 downloads

FreeLoops
http://www.freeloops.com/
Over 400 CD quality free wavs recorded by great inspiring musicians, from FX sounds to hip hop samples and this in many different instruments.

Pod Safe Audio
http://www.podsafeaudio.com/
Audio resources for those creating podcasts

Jamendo
http://www.jamendo.com/en/




General (Audio-Images-Video and Multimedia)


CC Page (Reading: Active and Engaging wiki)- https://reading-active-and-engaging.wikispaces.com/Creative+Commons+(CC)
List of CC sites with descriptions


Additional Sites


Copyright Friendly Wiki
http://copyrightfriendly.wikispaces.com/
Access to further information and resources.

Finding Media for your Work
http://cogdogroo.wikispaces.com/StoryMedia
A range of links and resources to help select creative commons materails

Creative Common Video's
http://creativecommons.org/videos/
A wide range of videos that help explain Creative Commons

Copyright Free Digital Media
http://learnquebec.ca/en/content/student/studentcr.html

Open Educational Resources
http://www.oercommons.org/
a wide range of resources and materials to support education and teaching

Public Library of Science
http://www.plos.org/
A nonprofit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a freely available public resource.

ccSearch
http://search.creativecommons.org/
This is not a search engine but provides access to search services.

Google Book Search
http://books.google.com/
Search books that have been scanned and index by Google.

Creative Commons Sampling
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/sampling+/1.0/



Articles


Sharing Creative Works
http://wiki.creativecommons.org/Sharing_Creative_Works_23