The Commons on Flickr

About the Collection

SMU Central University Libraries (CUL) is a member of The Commons on Flickr.

CUL's images in The Commons have been determined to have "no known copyright restrictions," which means images in this account:

- are in the public domain because their copyright has expired;
- are in the public domain for other reasons, such as failure to adhere to required formalities or conditions;
- SMU owns the copyright but is not interested in exercising control; or
- SMU has legal rights sufficient to authorize others to use the work without restrictions.

You may use these images for educational and research purposes. CUL requests that you cite Southern Methodist University, Central University Libraries, when using these image files.

CUL holds the physical rights to all CUL images in The Commons. High-quality versions of these files may be obtained for a fee by contacting It is our policy to charge licensing fees for commercial use of these images, to help fund our ongoing efforts to care for, preserve, and expand our physical and digital collections. We are also happy to answer any questions you may about the images.

You can view all of our digital images in the CUL Digital Collections web site.