Sample Web sites with free backgrounds, images, borders, etc. There are tons of sites similar to these.
∑ The textbook online companion has plenty of resources for each chapter: †http://www.joelsklar.com/pwd5/
∑ The author (Joel Sklar) owns a Web site with resources/tips about this and other topics:† http://www.joelsklar.com/
∑ Free images from a simple to use site: http://www.freebg.info/ (choose from any category and save the desired image to your computer)
∑ Design your own graphic, background, texture, etc: http://www.grsites.com/ (they also have a gallery of free graphics)
∑ Free backgrounds: http://www.allfreebackgrounds.com/background_select.html (click on any link under Graphics (menu on the left) and follow instructions)
Remember to look for images/backgrounds that are free on the Web. Respect the authorís copyright.