It is a common, but incorrect, practice to re-use images found online in journal articles, papers, presentations, and theses. The best practice is to assume, always, that images are subject to copyright and that permission should be gained before using them. Never fear - many images do not need this level of work. Many images are licensed under a Creative Commons license that allows you to re-use them with attribution without asking permission.
If you have questions about requesting permission:
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