Originally Posted by Roy White
The thing is, I've been freely using any pics I find on the net as Illustrations in my books. (I'd never put innapropriate ones in) Since we are uploading the books here for all to use, are there any copyright issues with doing this?
I do think we probably have to be sensitive to copyright issues regarding pics and illustrations that we use for our books (hey artists have the same rights as authors right?!).
But it's usually a lot harder to find out if the artwork is public domain.