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Using Images...Legally & Ethically: The Comic Book Version

Bound by Law Graphic Novel, from Duke University

Duke's Center for the Study of the Public Domain has published this eBook under a Creative Commons license, which allows noncommercial copying and distribution, provided the Center is given credit.

Credit Is Due (The Attribution Song), by Nina Paley

Cartoonist Nina Paley demonstrates the importance of attribution, regardless if a source is public domain or under copyright.

Cartoon video of attribution