Creative Commons – What is it? Most of what is sourced on the Internet cannot be ‘legally’ reused. It is protected by Copy Right Law Copyright is automatic and does not have to be applied for If you use information without consent you are infringing copyright law. If you are allowed to use internet information this is shown by Creative Commons Licence: Radnor House 6th Form Research and Study Skills
Creative Commons – What is it? Four Elements = 6 Licences 1.Attribution: Share, Use or Re-mix but credit! 2.No Derivatives: Share, Reuse but do not change & credit 3.Non Commercial: Share, Re-mix, but cannot make profit 4.Share Alike: If you use, remix and share it has to be licenced under the same terms. Refer to 1 pager & Powerpoint on Schoology for more details Radnor House 6th Form Research and Study Skills
Attribution-ShareAlike CC BY-SA This license lets others remix, tweak, and build upon your work even for commercial purposes, as long as they credit you and license their new creations under the identical terms. All new works based on yours will carry the same license, so any derivatives will also allow commercial use. This is the license used by Wikipedia, and is recommended for materials that would benefit from incorporating content from Wikipedia and similarly licensed projects.
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