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Images, Pictures, Photos, Music for Fair Use: Copyright/Fair Use

Help for finding copyright friendly images, music, videos... and for students and teachers to understand "fair use".

Copyright and You!

Should "Happy Birthday" Protected by Copyright?

What is Fair Use?

Understanding Public Domain

What works have expired into the public domain?2

  • All works published in the U.S. before 1923
  • All works published with a copyright notice from 1923 through 1963 without copyright renewal
  • All works published without a copyright notice from 1923 through 1977
  • All works published without a copyright notice from 1978 through March 1, 1989, and without subsequent registration within 5 years