Copyright-free alternatives

As a sidebar to my ever-present appeal to be mindful of copyright compliance in your course materials, I thought I’d assemble some resources for helping folks find media they are free to use and disseminate to students.  There’s actually a ton out there, I’m sure you can “Google” many more.  Please add to this list as you come across cool vaults and libraries …

A great place to start is Creative Commons:

http://search.creativecommons.org/

 

Youtube has a whole library of music available to add to your videos:

https://www.youtube.com/audiolibrary

 

The Consortium Library has licensed use of the Alexander Street Press catalog at VAST:

http://alexanderstreet.com/products/vast-academic-video-online

 

Free photos:

http://www.morguefile.com/archive

 

Link

How to get a job at Google:

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/23/opinion/sunday/friedman-how-to-get-a-job-at-google.html?action=click&contentCollection=Opinion&module=MostEmailed&version=Full&region=Marginalia&src=me&pgtype=article