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Streaming and Digital Media: Useful Search Tools

Google Image Search - Filter by Copyright License

Go to https://images.google.com to reach the Google Image Search page.  Enter your search words.  From the results page, click on "Search tools":   

 

 

Notice the additional search filters that have appeared.  By clicking on "Labeled for reuse", you can filter your results by license type:

 

 

YouTube Search - Filter by Creative Commons Works

Go to https://www.youtube.com to search for online videos on YouTube.  Enter your search words.  From the results page, click on "Filters":

 

Notice the additional search filters that have appeared.  By clicking on "Creative Commons", you can filter your results to only those with a CC license:

Creative Commons Search

Visit search.creativecommons.org to find online content with Creative Commons licenses by utilizing multiple search services simultaneously.

 

 

You can even install a free plugin to add a CC search helper to your browser: