Library of Congress Digital Collections
Access online collections: view maps & photographs; read letters, diaries & newspapers; hear personal accounts of events; listen to sound recordings & watch historic films.
Smithsonian Open Access
"...download, share, and reuse millions of the Smithsonian’s images—right now, without asking. With new platforms and tools, you have easier access to nearly 3 million 2D and 3D digital items from our collections—with many more to come. This includes images and data from across the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, nine research centers, libraries, archives, and the National Zoo."
YouTube To find videos with a CC license first do a search for your content, then click the "FILTER" button on the results page to find the option to limit videos that have a Creative Commons license.
Official search engine for Creative Commons content. Search over 500 million images, available for reuse. All this content is "under Creative Commons licenses or in the public domain." Gives one the option to search for images that can be used on their own, or commercially modify or adapt. https://search.creativecommons.org/
HISTORICALLY UNDERREPRESENTED POPULATIONS
Openly licensed photo collections specializing in historically underrepresented populations:
The Gender Spectrum Collection: "The Gender Spectrum Collection is a stock photo library featuring images of trans and non-binary models that go beyond the clichés. This collection aims to help media better represent members of these communities as people not necessarily defined by their gender identities—people with careers, relationships, talents, passions, and home lives." License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0
Disabled And Here Collection "This collection is a disability-led effort to provide free and inclusive stock photos shot from our own perspective, featuring disabled BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) across the Pacific Northwest."
Nappy: "Beautiful, high-res photos of black and brown people." Creative Commons Zero (CC0)
PICNOI: "We are a coop of stock image photography. We recognize that most other FREE stock image sites have very few or no images of people of color. We sought out to create a space where publishers, bloggers, website owners, marketers, designers, graphic artists, advertisers and the like can easily search and find diverse multi-racial images." License: No attribution required, but can give credit by linking to site.
#WOCinTech: Free photos of women and non-binary people of color working in tech. License: CC-BY
CreateHer Stock: Free and for-fee stock photos of women of color. Licensing: Varies.
ccMixter- Music on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons license. You are free to download and sample from music on this site and share the results with anyone, anywhere, anytime. http://ccmixter.org/
Jamendo - "Free music downloads and streaming. Discover and explore 600000+ free songs from 40000+ independent artists from all around the world." https://www.jamendo.com/?language=en
FINDING IMAGES IN BING
Bing Image Search - https://www.bing.com/images/ After you do an image search, you can narrow your results by type of license:
1. Select "Filter" on the far right side of your screen.
2. Then select the drop-down box under "License" to see a list of license types.