Images can be a useful way of illustrating teaching and learning activities - after all, a picture is worth a thousand words.
Deakin provides access to image databases which are copyright cleared for educational purposes. Check the copyright and licensing conditions before re-use, and fully reference images you use in your assignments.
For more information about images go to the Image Resources help page.
Gault A. Surgeon. F002/5551. Science Photo Library. [Internet]. London: Science Photo Library; n.d. [cited 2013 January 7] Available from: www.sciencephoto.com
Interactive anatomy and pathology 3D resource. Includes 3D animations showing function, biomechanics, and surgical procedures. Also MRI images, clinical slides, radiology slides, X-rays, dissection slides and videos. Images are cleared for educational use (with appropriate acknowledgement). Licencing and Resource Information. Use of images.
ScienceImage is a free image library specialising in science and nature images. It is presented by CSIRO, Australia's major science research organisation. These images are made available under a Creative Commons Attribution license. License and access information.
Science Photo Library
Science Photo Library is a collection of images and videos which can be used for educational purposes in lectures, exercises, exams and guides, with acknowledgement. Licensing and Resource Information Terms and Conditions
Streaming video allows for Deakin staff and students to view video online. These can include films, documentaries and instructional videos. Selected examples for Health are listed below.
Kanopy - films and documentaries in health.
Informit EduTV - Australian free to air documentaries.
Clickview - streaming videos in public and community health as well as other areas.
For further information, see the Streaming Video Library Guide.
Don't use commercial products unless Deakin has a subscription, or you are able to purchase the rights to the resource.
Gnuckx. Brucoli Sicilia Italy - Creative Commons. 2010. [Cited 2012 December 4]. Available from: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gnuckx/5017686976/. Used under Creative Commons attribution licence 2.0