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Creative Commons, Public Domain, Fair Use & Open Access Content for Faculty

Publicly accessible content to share with your students.

Open Access Content

These top Open Access content providers, also available from our A-Z Databases: Open Access page, may have a mix of copyrighted, fair use, creative commons and public domain content. At the very least you should be label to provide links to the content. 

 

Creative Commons Content

Creative Commons licenses vary, so double check to make sure your use is fair use. This info is frequently at the item level, or under the about or terms of use of the site. At the very least you should be label to provide links to the content. 

Open Access Guides

""COM Library collects links to top open access eBooks, journals, databases, streaming video. Get them from the guides below. 

Open access sources are also available by subject in all our subject guides

 

Fair Use Content

Rights and Terms of use can vary from item to item and may include some in the public domain or copyrighted. This info is frequently at the item level, or under the about or terms of use of the site. At the very least you should be able to provide links to the content. 

Copyright, Fair Use & Content Guides

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