Usage[edit source]

Use this template to indicate that an image file is in the public domain. Specify the reason why, in the first argument, like so:

{{PD|This is a work of a United States Federal Government agency. Such work is [[US federal government publications and public domain|free of copyright]].}}

This displays as:

Adding this template to a file page adds the page to Category:PD other reasons.

If you do not specify a reason, the file categorizes to Category:Files with incomplete license.

See also[edit source]