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Creating a Digital Artifact: Tools to Enhance Your Next Project: Creative Commons

A Digital Artifact is an object that represents one’s learning. In today’s changing educational landscape, more courses call for a visual item as opposed to a “traditional” assignment or project. There are a multitude of free tools and software at our fin
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2021 9:27 PM

CC Licenses

Public domain icon or CC0 1.0

CC0 1.0 means that works are not restricted by copyright and Public Domain.

CC by 2.0 icon

CC by 2.0 means that you can show and transform other owner's images as long as you cite them correctly and indicate what changes you made to the image.

CC by 4.0 icon

CC by 4.0 means that you can show and transform other owner's images as long as you cite them correctly and indicate what changes you made to the image; however, It is more restrictive than the two. 

What Is Copyright & Fair Use?

Creative Commons

creative commons website link

When in Creative Commons, you can automatically search through multiple websites to find images that you can use legally and ethically.

Additional Resources for Copyright and Fair Use

Copyright and Fair Use for Student Projects - Guide created by Eckerd College Library

Student Copyright Topics - Guide created by Baylor University