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SMART and Promethean (and some other CBIs to a lesser extent) come with extensive multi-media Galleries.


In the event that you need further material, here are a selection of online resources that you might access. Google Images is a super way to access materials but copyright may be an issue. Some of the collections below are more copyright-friendly (particularly those that use 'Creative Commons')


David Kearney's collections of digital photos, available to use and distribute:

(Please note the following are available also - and searchable on - www.ict4schools.ie/gallery)




http://www.pics4learning.com/ "The Pics4Learning collection is intended to provide copyright friendly images for use by students and teachers in an educational setting. The original photographers of each image retain the copyright to these images and have graciously allowed their use in this collection. The images may not be sold as an image collection or partial image collection. Images in the Pics4Learning collection may be used by teachers and students in print, multimedia, and video productions. These could include, but are not limited to, school projects, contests, web pages, and fund raising activities for the express purpose of improving student educational opportunities. "


http://classroomclipart.com 58000 images, well organised "Images in the Classroom Clipart collection may be used by teachers and students in print, multimedia, and video productions. Uses include, school projects, school web pages, newsletters, bulletin boards, posters, presentations and school contests. newsletters, bulletin boards, posters and presentations. These images are watermarked"


http://school.discoveryeducation.com/clipart/?pID=clipart "Permission is granted to download no more than ten different clip art images for non-revenue-producing use on hard copy documents or on Web sites with ...restrictions"


http://www.clipproject.info/Clipart_Schule_Seite_1.html "All materials are free to download and use only on your non-commercial projects (web sites, printed documents)"


http://www.abcteach.com/directory/clip_art/ "abcteach clip art is for personal and classroom use only. It may NOT be used for: · Commercial use · Widespread distribution · Web site design · Materials that are distributed electronically · Another clip art collection "


http://www.school-clip-art.com/ 1 Million, free for educational use. "The clip art images you find at School-Clip-Art.com are provided FREE for educational use. Teachers can use them for worksheets, Lesson Plans, Quizzes, Web sites, and other classroom needs. Students can use them for their homework assignments and Web sites too. When using clip art please provide a link back to http://www.school-clip-art.com giving credit for the clip art used. "


Wikimedia Commons: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page 4 million, well-organised images, almost all may be freely reused without individual permission


http://www.imagebank.ie Scoilnet's digital photograph collection is submitted by Teachers, under Creative Commons


http://www.wpclipart.com: "WPClipart is a [30,000] collection of high-quality public domain images specifically tailored for use in word processors and optimized for printing on home/small office inkjet printers ...WPClipart is a fast, clean and safe site for children and others to find good-quality, printable images that have no copyright restrictions. All the images are in the Public Domain. Ads on pages are minimal to make the site as fast as possible"


http://gallery.nen.gov.uk/: the National Education Network, based in Hertfordshire, has a very nice collection of images, auido and video clips which "may be downloaded and used for Educational Purposes only"


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