Image Sources

There are literally thousands of sites offering images. Here are some no-cost or low cost options to get you started.

resource URL thumbnail


There are a number of hybrid sites like that provide both free and for-purchase photos. With over 300,000 free photos, sites like this can provide interesting images…  learn more

Keep A Record!

It is highly recommended that you and your students keep a record of the source every image and media item used in a project. If there is ever…  learn more

resource URL thumbnail

The Graphics Fairy

The Graphics Fairy has over 4,500 free vintage stock images, illustrations, old pictures, antique graphics, and vintage printables. DIY and craft tutorials are offered as well. All images…  learn more

resource URL thumbnail


Unsplash has over 2 million free high-resolution images "brought to you by the world's most generous community of photographers". Covers a wide variety of subjects with high quality…  learn more

resource URL thumbnail


Our goal is to offer the best high-quality content: illustrations, photos, icons, mockups, and presentations templates  learn more

resource URL thumbnail

Photo Editor Free Online: iPiccy

Photo Editor. Collage Maker. Graphic Designer Everything you need to make your photo awesome online  learn more

resource URL thumbnail

Library of Congress: Free to Use Teachers & Students

Free to Use and Reuse: Teachers & Students: This set illustrates the wide variety of school, home, and informal learning environments that brought teachers and students together from…  learn more

resource URL thumbnail

Find Free and Fair Use Photos for School

How do your students know if they have permission to use someone else’s photos? To be a good digital citizen and be in alignment with the ISTE's Digital Citizen…  learn more

resource URL thumbnail

NASA Images

NASA's image library consolidates imagery spread across 60 collections into one searchable location. Students can embed content in their own sites and choose from multiple resolutions, including the…  learn more

resource URL thumbnail

Photos for Class

Teachers have told us they need a place to access safe images that are available to be used in the classroom and for educational purposes. Plus, they want…  learn more

resource URL thumbnail

Google Images

Google image search can be used in a couple of ways. If you are unsure if an image is in the public domain, drag and drop the image…  learn more

resource URL thumbnail

Baidu Image Search

Baidu – China's version of Google – provides image search. While the site is in Chinese, it will easily process English search terms.  learn more