Can I return DVDs which I’ve bought from you?
DVDs can be returned for a full refund as long as the seal has not been removed. We cannot accept returns of DVDs if you have broken the seal. Please contact us before returning any items so that we can provide any appropriate assistance.
How much is postage?
All orders sent to the UK are shipped FREE OF CHARGE.
Orders being sent to the rest of the world are charged a total of £1.99, regardless of how many DVDs you order.
Some Multi-DVD collections are sent for FREE anywhere in the world.
What’s on your DVDs?
The jpeg images on our DVDs are out of copyright and in the public domain in the UK, US and all countries that follow the same copyright rules, and therefore can be used as many times as you like without paying any royalties or commissions to anyone!
The DVDs also includes a comprehensive article about the copyright rules in both the UK and the US and how they affect each other. Not only will you be able to understand the rules that put these pictures into the public domain, but it will also arm you with the knowledge so that you can decide if other pictures can be freely used in the same way.
What can I do with the images on the DVDs?
You can use the images on this disc for anything you like – make prints to frame, postcards, posters, greetings cards, decoupage and pyramage for card-making, background papers for card-making and scrapbooking, collage, altered art, calendars, mugs, mouse-mats, t-shirts, fridge-magnets and so much more! Use them in a book, on your website, blog or promotional post on Facebook.
If you wanted, you could start a whole new business, selling items that you’ve made.
Feel free to sell the products you make on Ebay, Etsy, Facebook, your own website, at craft fairs, school fairs, church fairs, in shops – anywhere that there are buyers. Sell for charity, sell for yourself, use the items for educational purposes – let your imagination run wild!
Are there any limitations?
You may not reproduce our DVDs as a whole or in part to be sold as raw images on another disc or website or in any way that might be considered competition to ourselves.
Can I use your DVDs on my mac?
Our DVDs are suitable for a PC or Mac computer with a DVD drive.
Can I download the content instead of being sent a DVD?
We’re in the process of adding Digital Downloads on to all of our products. If there isn’t a download option on a product, there will be soon! Extract the ZIP file and you’ll have the contents of the DVD. You can either burn it to DVD yourself or just use the extracted images directly.
Are DVDs supplied in a box?
DVDs are printed, supplied in a plastic wallets and sent in a sturdy cardboard disc mailers that fit through your letterbox. The software boxes shown on the website are for illustrative purposes only.
Can I play your DVDs on my television?
If your DVD or Blu-ray player supports it, you can play a slideshow of the files on our DVDs. We’ve tried this on our Blu-ray player and it looks really nice. Please refer to the instructions for your DVD or Blu-ray player to see if this is possible for you.
What’s your contact information?
Public Domain Image Library is operated by AS Web Trading. Our address is:
AS Web Trading
12 The Approach
VAT Number: GB224038931
Email – As we are an Internet only retailer this is our preferred method of contact. If you have any questions about our products or your order, please email us at email@example.com. We will then try and respond to your query as promptly as we can.
DVDs of Public Domain images from artists, including Arthur Rackham, Cecil Aldin, Elizabeth Gordon, Warwick Goble, John Audubon, Jessie Willcox Smith, Heath Robinson, Kate Greenaway, Mortimer Menpes, Mary Vaux Walcott, Wilhelm Kuhnert & Louis Agassiz Fuertes