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Open educational resources (OER)

Find, create and evaluate OER materials, available to legally and freely copy, such as ebooks, images, audio, video and software. Understand copyright and Creative Commons (CC) licences.

Image search engines


It is important to correctly attribute any images you use. The Creative Commons section explains what to include in the attribution.

Selecting content to reuse

The websites listed have content that you can reuse (usually with attribution requirements) but may also offer stock or paid content. Check the resource you choose carefully to make sure that it allows reuse.

You may be able to:

  • find a Creative Commons (CC) or other free licence statement on the resource you select
  • filter the search to find only CC or freely licensed content.

Photo collections


Icons and clip art

Science images

Health and medical


Contemporary and historical

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