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  • Creative Commons search

    1. 1. Searching for Creative Commons Resources <ul><li>Creative Commons resources are searchable! </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Mozilla Firefox browser search function includes Creative Commons </li></ul><ul><li>Search for images, web pages, video, music, media </li></ul><ul><li>Search using options: commercial purposes and/or modify, adapt and build upon </li></ul><ul><li>Search using tags which are keywords describing the object </li></ul>
    2. 2. Flickr <ul><li>Essentially a social network site - one of the world’s best online photo management and sharing apps </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Help people make their content available to people who matter to them - this includes alternative licensing options to allow re-use, download & remix </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enable new ways of organising video and photo </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Free account to upload photographs and use the site to store, share and explore photos (up to 100 MB per month) </li></ul><ul><li>Members can </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Upload and download photos </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>join and create groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>participate in discussions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>connect to people and can help widen your org’s online connections through photo-sharing </li></ul></ul>Do you know what this is?
    3. 3. Search on Flickr <ul><li>Tags </li></ul><ul><li>An online ‘filing’ system to categorise photos and video </li></ul><ul><li>a keyword or category label. </li></ul><ul><li>Tags help you find photos and videos which have something in common . </li></ul><ul><li>On Flickr - up to 75 tags to each photo or video </li></ul><ul><li>Geo-tagging using the map on Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>Creative Commons on Flickr </li></ul>
    4. 4. Search on Flickr <ul><li>Attribution should always include: </li></ul><ul><li>Source , eg: Flickr, Title of picture , Name of creator/ licensor , Licence conditions , eg: This image is licensed under CC BY 2.0 </li></ul>Depending on your editorial policy, for example, our org chooses to display licence conditions when hovering with cursor over image
    5. 5. Search on Flickr Click here!
    6. 6. Search on Flickr Click to search in the licence sub category
    7. 7. Visualising with Video <ul><li>A great way to find resources on issues related to your work. </li></ul><ul><li>Videos can effectively explain complex issues in a succinct and entertaining way. </li></ul><ul><li>Think about creating video for documentation, spreading a story (video meme) amongst a community; adding momentum to your effort </li></ul><ul><li>Youtube channels Huge international audiences, limit of 20 minute uploads, 10 million uploads a day. </li></ul><ul><li>Zoopy </li></ul><ul><li>Local option, local audiences, local speeds (faster). Audio, video and photos. Mobile site. </li></ul><ul><li>Dotsub </li></ul><ul><li>Plugging in to a community of translators </li></ul>
    8. 8. Embedding video - a legal loophole? Embedding versus downloading … Embed uses code which links to where the object is hosted Downloading takes ‘copy’ of object from its server to your server; you store a copy of the object How to … a) EMBED (video) Copy the embed code Choose HTML view Paste the embed code Resize b) DOWNLOAD/UPLOAD (photo) Click download and save to desktop.
    9. 9. Public Domain Resources FLICKR Commons Cataloguing and tagging public works Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Commons is a media file repository making available public domain and freely-licensed educational media content (images, sound and video clips) to everyone, in their own language Internet Archive
    10. 10. Public Domain Resources
    11. 11. Public Domain Resources
    12. 12. Open Access Resources
    13. 13. Now it’s your turn … <ul><li>Find and download to desktop an image of a flower that has an attribution non-commercial licence </li></ul><ul><li>Find a Creative Commons licensed article about environmental issues </li></ul><ul><li>Find an image of the Red Sea manuscripts that is licensed under Creative Commons and read / record the licence conditions. What licence is it and what does it mean? </li></ul><ul><li>Can you find a Creative Commons-licensed image on Zoopy? </li></ul><ul><li>Could you find info/ image of ‘libraries’ on the Internet Archive? </li></ul><ul><li>These resources may help you :) </li></ul>http://search. creativecommons .org http://www. dotsub .com http://www. youtube .com