Would you like to learn how to use the Internet to find copyright cleared images on the internet for your work, quickly and efficiently?
Created by JISC Digital Images and Intute as part of the Virtual Training Suite, it is designed to facilitate quick and hassle-free access to a vast range of photographs and other visual resources online, most of which are entirely free to use.
Use this interactive tutorial to improve your image searching skills: Internet for Image Searching tutorial
It is broken down into 5 sections:
- Search for images using Google
- Compare different image search engines
- Evaluate the pros and cons
How does the law and commerce affect my use of digital images?
- Consider your legal responsibilities when using digital images
- Learn about payment models in the image industry
- Understand licensing models for digital images
Where can I find good digital images for my work?
- Guide you to some key online image sites and collections
- Help you collect your own list of useful sites to explore later
How do other people use the Internet to help them locate usable images?
- offer practical examples of how others use the Internet successfully
- give you some new ideas for using the Internet productively
- Remember to save the urls which you found useful