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MWCC Policies for Students
Cyberspace: Academic Dishonesty
Abusing the Internet: Plagiarizing
Goblin Threat Plagiarism Game
Copyright, What's Copyright?
Sharing Creative Works
Provides free licenses and other legal tools to mark creative work with the freedom the creator wants it to carry, so others can share, remix, use commercially, or any combination thereof.
Copyright-Friendly and Copyright Free Images
Images on U.S. government websites are GENERALLY copyright free. Using Google Image Search, type your search term and then site:.gov, which will limit your results to government websites.
Example: Old Faithful site:.gov
There are some exceptions to this permission. See the How Copyright Applies to U.S. Government Works link below.
Additional sources of copyright friendly images:
Library of Congress Collections
Choose PHOTOS, PRINTS, DRAWINGS from the drop-down menu. Works by the U.S. government are not eligible for copyright protection.
NYPL Digital Gallery
Some of the images here may be subject to third party rights such as copyright and/or rights of privacy/publicity.
NOAA Photo Library
A collection that captures the work, observations, and studies that are carried on by NOAA's scientists and other personnel.
The latest images, videos and news from America's space agency.
National Park Service Digital Image Archives
Links to public domain digital images of many national parks, monuments, battlefields, historic sites and related areas.
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Images
A selection of digital still images from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
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