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British Library offers over 1 million free vintage images for download

British Library offers over 1 million free vintage images for download | TELT | Scoop.it
The centuries-old copyright-free images range from book illustrations to photos, and cover everything from flowers to cycling and children's books to map.
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Ten Ways To Get Hold Of Academic Literature

Ten Ways To Get Hold Of Academic Literature | TELT | Scoop.it
One of the big barriers to doing academic work when you're not a salaried academic is lack of access to academic literature. Books are one problem, though you can often get hold of them through inter-library loans, national libraries, or (if they're not too new) cheap second-hand copies online. But academic journals are the major…
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Nice set of tips and tricks for accessing academic articles. I blogged about this here https://shonawhyte.wordpress.com/2015/02/17/paywalls-and-how-to-see-through-them/

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ELT materials writing and the open access movement: Alannah Fitzgerald

ELT materials writing and the open access movement: Alannah Fitzgerald | TELT | Scoop.it
Alannah Fitzgerald, an expert in open education, got in touch with ELTjam via the comments on Nick Robinson's post about digital piracy in ELT and has questions to pose. This post and an upcoming M...
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Copyright and Creative Commons Explained

Copyright and Creative Commons Explained | TELT | Scoop.it
Last night during my class about classroom blogs we had a short discussion about copyright, Creative Commons, and public domain media.
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Links to 3 short videos for learners and teachers

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Mark Cottee's curator insight, August 25, 2015 6:55 PM

Had the issue of copyright raised a number of times recently - must be the cyber world trying to tell me something. So much for my attitude of beg, borrow and steal.

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Free Stock Images & Videos

Free Stock Images & Videos | TELT | Scoop.it
AllTheFreeStock.com is a curated list of free stock images, graphics and videos. Find all the best free stock images and videos in one place.
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What it says on the tin.

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Steven Hill's curator insight, March 10, 2015 11:17 AM

Who doesn't like free?

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A Straightforward Guide To Creative Commons | Edudemic

A Straightforward Guide To Creative Commons | Edudemic | TELT | Scoop.it
Way back when, research meant going to the library, finding something in a book, and indicating what book you found the information in when you created your bibliography. The internet has brought a significant amount of grey area to the world of citations and bibliographies. Students need to understand how to distinguish relevant, reliable material …
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Good solid information, easy to follow and refer back to.

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Legal images: Chris Wilson

Legal images: Chris Wilson | TELT | Scoop.it
When you are creating your own materials (or simply supplementing a Coursebook) it can be really useful to use an image to enhance the material or create and activity for students.
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Perennial problem when working online - some good alternatives to Morguefile, my regular solution - unsplash and gratisography

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Myths vs. Facts About Copyright Infringment

Myths vs. Facts About Copyright Infringment | TELT | Scoop.it

Richard Byrne of Free Tools for Teachers says: "Over the last couple of years I have shared quite a few resources about teaching copyright. Three of my favorite resources can be found here, here, and here. Over the weekend Larry Ferlazzo and Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano shared one of the most concise explanation of the basics of copyright that I've seen. That explanation comes in the form of the infographic posted below."

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National Gallery of Art | NGA Images

National Gallery of Art | NGA Images | TELT | Scoop.it

NGA Images is a repository of digital images of the collections of the National Gallery of Art. On this website you can search, browse, share, and download images. A standards-based reproduction guide and a help section provide advice for both novices and experts. More than 25,000 open access digital images up to 3000 pixels each are available free of charge for download and use. NGA Images is designed to facilitate learning, enrichment, enjoyment, and exploration.

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EFL evaluation in French schools and universities often involves describing "iconographic documents."  This site has them in spades.  Open access.

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