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Open Educational Resources (OER): Free Images

Learn what are OER and where to find them.

Free Images

Below are websites that provide free high-resolution images that you can use to create your OER.

Note: One thing to pay attention to is that many of these, because they're free, have ads for other pay-to-use image sites. Just pay attention and make sure you are looking at free content and not ads.

CC Search

Example Image found in CC Search


Unsplash Sample Photo

Getty Search Gateway

 [A Bacchante] June 20, 1867 Julia Margaret Cameron (British, born India, 1815 - 1879)


Pixabay Sample Photo

Vintage Stock Photos

Vintage Stock Photos Sample Photo

Library of Congress Free to Use and Reuse Sets

     October's "bright blue weather" A good time to read!.


Morguefile Sample Photo


FreeImages Sample Photo

Noun Project

Dog Icon

Close up portrait of smiling married couple sitting with their dog in front of their house


picjumbo Sample Photo

Superfamous Studios

Superfamous Sample Photo


Gratisography Sample Photo