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flickr: Creative Commons and Related Search Engines

flickr  flicker

 

Compfight  Compfight

 

Foter   Foter

 

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Don't Forget...

  • Use your own photographs! Now that it's so easy to take a picture with a cellphone, this is often the fastest method to create the perfect illustration.

Image Citation

Template for electronic image used in presentations:    TUAL

<Title (URL) by Author / License>
Tip: hyperlink when appropriate.

Contact

Andrea M. Ketchum, MS, MLIS, AHIP
Research & Instruction Librarian/ Scholarly Communication Liaison
Health Sciences Library System
200 Scaife Hall
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
412-648-9757
ketchum@pitt.edu

Health Sciences Image Resources

Public Domain Images

Images free to use and share with no known copyright restrictions. Attribution not required, although always appreciated.

CAUTION

Some sites may:

  • require you to publish an acknowledgement/ attribution;
  • provide the wording required for the acknowledgement;
  • require you to accept cookies;
  • require you to register;
  • offer photos for purchase, often highlighted at the top of the page;
  • return to default mode (e.g., images that are not public domain or Creative Commons) after each search;
  • automatically generate incorrect attributions. (Confirm before using!)

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