Citing Creative Commons Images

Posted 2014-01-20 by Mina Keenanfollow

Best practice for attribution of CC images. It might seem a bit daunting at first but after a few goes at it, it becomes quick. Click on images to see better detail.

Attribution in editing screen

Here is how CC attribution looks in the editing screen.

Information format

Here is how the information is formatted.
  • Links in pink
  • Information in green
  • Basic text and formatting in black

  • Basic format

    Three links are required for best attribution

  • Image - original place of image url and name of image in quote marks.
  • Originator of image - a link to their site/photostream
  • CC License - url of specified license

  • This is how I cite a CC image.

    See Finding CC Flickr Images


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