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Creative Commons: Overview

Resources to support the use of Creative Commons material


What is Creative Commons?

Creative Commons (CC) is an internationally active non-profit organisation that provides free licences for creators to use when making their work available to the public. These licences help the creator to give permission for others to use the work in advance under certain conditions. 


Music and Sounds


How to search Google for CC material

Enter a search term/s into Google and click Settings>Advanced Search.

Here you will be able to Filter the results by Usage Rights. Select 'free to use, share or modify, even commercially'.

Creative Commons material