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What is Creative Commons?
An alternative to traditional copyright.
Most original works are automatically protected by
Creative Commons allows individuals to release
some of those rights, while retaining others.
The goal is increasing access to and sharing
Creative Commons Licenses
Creators choose a set of conditions they wish to apply to their work.
Attribution. You let others copy, distribute, display, and perform your
copyrighted work — and derivative works based upon it — but only if they
give credit the way you request.
Noncommercial. You let others copy, distribute, display, and perform your
work — and derivative works based upon it — but for noncommercial
No Derivative Works. You let others copy, distribute, display, and perform
only verbatim copies of your work, not derivative works based upon it.
Share Alike. You allow others to distribute derivative works only under a
license identical to the license that governs your work.
See your handout for more details.
Search for images, videos, music that have CC licenses.
Adding a License
Why teach this to students?
Why encourage use of CC-licensed work?
Sets an example
Creates intellectual “muscle memory”
Why have students create CC licenses for their
Same as above
Also encourages an ethical sharing of creative
work that will benefit everyone.