20 Years: Better Sharing, Brighter Future - Creative Commons

Twenty years of Creative Commons licenses! In 2021, we honored our founding anniversary. This year, we celebrate two decades of Creative Commons licenses by continuing our work, advancing Better Sharing across the globe. Much like the stars and constellations inspired the philosophers, scientists, and poets, CC licenses have opened up a galaxy of knowledge and …

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What We Do - Creative Commons (6 days ago)

Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that helps overcome legal obstacles to the sharing of knowledge and creativity to address the world’s pressing challenges. In order to achieve our mission, we: Provide Creative Commons licenses and public domain tools that give every person and organization in the world a free, simple, and standardized way to … Read More "What We …


Creative Commons — Attribution 1.0 Generic — CC BY 1.0 (7 days ago)

Under the following terms: Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made.You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.


When we share, everyone wins - Creative Commons (6 days ago)

Creative Commons licenses are 20! Honoring 20 years of open sharing using CC licenses, join us in 2022 to celebrate Better Sharing – advancing universal access to knowledge and culture, and fostering creativity, innovation, and collaboration for a brighter future. Help us reach our goal is to raise $15 million for a future of Better Sharing. … Read More "When we share, everyone wins"


Considerations for licensors and licensees - Creative Commons (8 days ago)

Nov 20, 2013  · Considerations for licensors Irrevocability Remember the license may not be revoked. Once you apply a CC license to your material, anyone who receives it may rely on that license for as long as the material is protected by copyright and similar rights, even if you later stop distributing it.. Type of material


Creative Commons — Attribution 4.0 International — CC BY 4.0 (6 days ago)

You are free to: Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format ; Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material ; for any purpose, even commercially.


Use & remix - Creative Commons (2 days ago)

One goal of Creative Commons is to increase the amount of openly licensed creativity in “the commons” — the body of work freely available for legal use, sharing, repurposing, and remixing. Through the use of CC licenses, millions of people around the world have made their photos, videos, writing, music, and other creative content available … Read More "Use & remix"


About The Licenses - Creative Commons (3 days ago)

Nov 07, 2017  · Our public copyright licenses incorporate a unique and innovative “three-layer” design. Each license begins as a traditional legal tool, in the kind of language and text formats that most lawyers know and love.


CC Global Network Community Site (2 days ago)

The Creative Commons Global Network works together to realize our shared values and build relationships around the world.


Describing Copyright in RDF - Creative Commons Rights … (7 days ago)

Source Code source code (the preferred form for making modifications) must be provided when exercising some rights granted by the license.


Best practices for attribution - Creative Commons (5 days ago)

Jul 09, 2018  · 1 Examples of attribution. 1.1 This is an ideal attribution; 1.2 This is a pretty good attribution; 1.3 This is an incorrect attribution; 1.4 This is a good attribution for material you modified slightly; 1.5 This is a good attribution for material from which you created a derivative work; 1.6 This is a good attribution for material from multiple sources; 2 Title, Author, Source, …


Choose a License (4 days ago)

Want to license your work with Creative Commons, but not sure where to start, or which license is right for you? Use our license chooser!


About CC Licenses - Creative Commons (8 days ago)

Creative Commons licenses give everyone from individual creators to large institutions a standardized way to grant the public permission to use their creative work under copyright law. From the reuser’s perspective, the presence of a Creative Commons license on a copyrighted work answers the question, “What can I do with this work?” The Creative Commons … Read …


Creative Commons — Sampling Plus 1.0 (6 days ago)

You are free: To sample, mash-up, or otherwise creatively transform this work for commercial or noncommercial purposes. To perform, display, and distribute copies of this whole work for noncommercial purposes (e.g., file-sharing or noncommercial webcasting).


Creative Commons — Public Domain Mark 1.0 (7 days ago)

Non-binding use guidelines apply to this work.; The person who identified this public domain work has also waived any and all copyrights he or she may have in the work, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law.


Public domain - Creative Commons (8 days ago)

Dec 02, 2013  · This page was last edited on 2 December 2013, at 09:20. This wiki is licensed to the public under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. Your use of this wiki is ...


Blog - Creative Commons (4 days ago)

Jun 22, 2022  · Announcing the winners of CC Open Culture Remix Art Contest 2022 #CCSharesCulture May 24, 2022. In honor of the 20th anniversary of Creative Commons licenses, we launched our first ever Open Culture Remix Art Contest #CCSharesCulture in February 2022 to celebrate a better sharing of cultural heritage around the world.


DiscoverEd - Creative Commons (8 days ago)

Sep 15, 2013  · DiscoverEd is a search prototype developed by Creative Commons to explore metadata enhanced search, specifically for OER. While most search engines rely solely on algorithmic analyses of resources, DiscoverEd can incorporate data provided by the resource publisher or curator.DiscoverEd supports several common metadata formats, including OAI …


CCPlus - Creative Commons (6 days ago)

Dec 21, 2017  · CC+ denotes the combination of a CC official license (unmodified and verbatim) + another separate and independent agreement granting more permissions.. It is NOT a new or different license or any license at all, but a facilitation of more Permissions beyond ANY standard CC licenses. Worth emphasizing is that CC+ (and use of that mark) requires that the work be …


Creative Commons Attribution (6 days ago)

Jan 26, 2010  · This describes the CC-BY license. For general information on attribution of CC-licensed works, see the Attribution article.. Under the Creative Commons Attribution license, commonly abbreviated as CC-BY, you are free:. to Share — …


Creative Commons Legal Code (7 days ago)

Creative Commons is not a party to this License, and makes no warranty whatsoever in connection with the Work. Creative Commons will not be liable to You or any party on any legal theory for any damages whatsoever, including without limitation any general, special, incidental or consequential damages arising in connection to this license.


Public domain - Creative Commons (5 days ago)

Our licenses help authors keep and manage their copyright on terms they choose. Our public domain tools, on the other hand, enable authors and copyright owners who want to dedicate their works to the worldwide public domain to do so, and facilitate the labeling and discovery of works that are already free of known copyright … Read More "Public domain"


Creative Commons — Copyright-Only Dedication (based on … (7 days ago)

The person or persons who have associated work with this document (the "Dedicator" or "Certifier") hereby either (a) certifies that, to the best of his knowledge, the work of authorship identified is in the public domain of the country from which the work is published, or (b) hereby dedicates whatever copyright the dedicators holds in the work of authorship identified below …


Website Icons - Creative Commons (6 days ago)

Masks by Creative Stall licensed under CC BY 3.0 is used to represent Arts & Culture in the featured works on the homepage Search Applications by Rohith M S licensed under CC BY 3.0 is used to represent Use & remix in the quicklinks band on the homepage Justice by Creative Stall licensed … Read More "Website Icons"

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Public Domain Mark - Creative Commons (2 days ago)

2.0 billion works and counting.Explore these featured Creative Commons Licensed resources below — from literary works, to videos, photos, audio, open …


Choose a License - Creative Commons (5 days ago)

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Creative Commons — 署名-非商业性使用 4.0 国际 — CC BY-NC 4.0 (2 days ago)

您可以自由地: 共享 — 在任何媒介以任何形式复制、发行本作品 ; 演绎 — 修改、转换或以本作品为基础进行创作


Creative Commons — 表示 - 継承 3.0 非移植 — CC BY-SA 3.0 (7 days ago)

あなたの従うべき条件は以下の通りです。 表示 — あなたは 適切なクレジット を表示し、ライセンスへのリンクを提供し、 変更があったらその旨を示さ なければなりません。 これらは合理的であればどのような方法で行っても構いませんが、許諾者があなたやあなたの利用行為を支持し …