#GoOpenVA Administrator
Professional Learning
Material Type:
Graduate / Professional
#goopenva, Art, Clip Art, Creation, Creativity, Links, Museum, Oer, PD, Photos, Royalty-free, Stock Photos, VDOEResource, Video
Creative Commons Attribution
Media Formats:

Links to resources for Creators (OER images, audio, video, etc.)

Links to resources for Creators (OER images, audio, video, etc.)


This is a list of links to help Creators on #GoOpenVA locate openly-licensed videos, images, audiofiles, etc. for using in their own creations.

Below are some links help you locate images, audiofiles, etc. that can be used when you are creating openly-licensed resources.

Searching for OER Images on the Internet:

Locating Audio and Video Media


Some Specific Sites that Might Be Useful:

Deeper Learning 4 All (education stock photos-some of COVID-era)


General Photos/Stock Images:

Unsplash (stock photos)


Pikwizard (stock photos)


Public Domain Images (stock photos)


Pixabay (variety of image types)


ISO Republic (stock photos and videos)


Realistic Shots (stock photos)


Flickr Commons (photos and other images)


Photos of Black and Brown people (stock photos)


Wikimedia Commons


Mostly Museum Images:

Smithsonian Open Access (photos of artifacts)


Library of Congress Free to Use Sets (photos of artifacts)


Digital Public Library of America (photos of artifacts)


Europeana (searches multiple European museum collections)


British Library (scanned book pages)


Old Book Illustrations


Images from The Met (historical artificats)


Getty Search Gateway (use filters on left to find specific items)


Duke Digital Collections (photos and ephemera)


Clip Art:

Public Domain Vector Images (Clip Art)


Clker (clip art)


The Noun Project (icons)


Public Domain Pictures (be careful of clicking around—lots of non-openly licensed photos and images)


Public Domain Review (images in public domain, organized by collections)