You can use copyrighted materials in your classwork, as long as it's not published publicly. However, if you're going to publish anything online, you need to make sure you have the right to reproduce all the images, video clips, and sounds you use.
Check out these resources, which have Creative Commons licenses that tell you exactly how you're allowed to use them, and make it easy to attribute the work to the creator!
Sherrill Library | Lesley University, Brattle Campus | 89 Brattle Street - Cambridge, MA 02138 | 617-349-8850
John & Carol Moriarty Library | Lesley University, Porter Campus | 1801 Massachusetts Avenue - Cambridge, MA 02140 | 617-349-8070