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Your guide to finding and using images for study, teaching and research

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Just because an image is available for download on the web, it doesn't necessarily mean you can use it. Use the resources below to help ensure you don't breach copyright in your use of images.

You thought we wouldn't notice....

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Plagiarism doesn't only happen with the written word. This Arts Award blog discusses whether copying art is plagiarism.

What does copyright law recognise as art?

One of a series of practical videos for artists from Artquest.