CoBWEB Images & Graphics Policy


Policy on Images & Graphics Posted to the City of Berkeley Website

The purpose of this policy is to ensure that the City of Berkeley Website follows all copyright, trademark, and ownership laws, as well as relevant universal accessibility, design, and general policy guidelines established by the City of Berkeley relevant to images and graphics. 

The City of Berkeley website (CoBWEB) comprises all documents, databases, log files, web pages, and other information residing on any City-owned web server. 

All photographs, images, and other graphics posted to CoBWEB will be:

  1. Authorized, upon written permission of owner, for publication by the City of Berkeley. 
  2. Optimized at a resolution of 72 dot pixels per inch. 
  3. Posted with an associated ALT tag on each page upon which it has been inserted. 
  4. Registered into the City of Berkeley Web Photo Archive before being added to any CoBWEB page. Each entry includes written documentation of:
    Date of Inclusion
    Source
    Original Author / Owner
    Written Permission to Post (where applicable)