CC Search

Official Create Commons Search Engine

Compfight - search for CC photos with specific details

Behold - search for CC photos with specific details

Flikr - can do an CC photo search if you set it up in an advanced search. This is Blocked at school but will work great at home.

TinEye - do a reverse search for a photo to see where else on the internet it can be found.

http://johnjohnston.info/flickrCC/index.php - This site is blocked at school but is outstanding for searching for CC photos and crediting the origional owners. Try out at home.



So where do we find free-use images? 

  1. Edupics.com
  2. FindIcons.com
  3. Wikimedia Commons
  4. FlickrCC
  5. Photos8.com

(Edit: More for the list from our readers: compfight.com and www.sxc.hu)

For an exhaustive list of sites like these, visit Larry Ferlazzo’s post, The Best Online Sources for Images – updated this week!

This info is from Edublogs.org