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COMM 111 Communication in Society: Find Copyright Compliant AV Files

Copyright Compliant Image Sources



Royalty-Free/Copyright Compliant Music and Video

Many sites require you to create an account before you can download files for use. Watch for the usage permissions, whether the video may be used in only non-commercial presentations, commercial presentations, or both. Some sites require you to purchase a subscription, or to purchase clips you download. It is important to understand the copyright and licensing laws behind the use of video and audio files. Royalty-free means that there are no additional costs/fees associated with the audio/video files beyond the initial fee to use the file. Many sites of license agreements that users must agree to in order to purchase and download the files.