Creative Commons and Open Educational ResourcesPresentation Transcript
Creative CommonsOpen Educational ResourcesKnowledgeFor Carpe DiemFacilitatorsAdrian Stagg & Gilly Salmon22nd November 2011 Sweetie187 (2011). Abstract, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/58782395@N03/5767481982/sizes/l/in/photostream/, viewed 9th August 2011.
Creative Commons Sweetie187 (2011). Abstract, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/58782395@N03/5767481982/sizes/l/in/photostream/, viewed 9th August 2011.
What Creative Commons is not“Offering your work under a Creative Commons licence does not meangiving up your copyright. It means allowing more liberal use of yourmaterial, but only on certain conditions.” From Creative Commons Australia, http://creativecommons.org.au/learn-more/licencesA Creative Commons licence, once issued, cannot be revoked.Creative Commons does not constitute a free-for-all side-step of copyright.As a user, you still have obligations to fulfil.
What Creative Commons is Offers a chance for copyright holders to make their works more accessible, with certain limitations and be acknowledged as the creators of the work.Puuikibeach (2010). 245/365 – roll camera , from http://www.flickr.com/photos/puuikibeach/4953231480/ (attribution)Big Tall Guy (2006). My camera, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/bigtallguy/182641756/ (attribution)goXunuReviews (2009). eBook reader, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/43602175@N06/4070018828/ (attribution)Tmray02 (2008). Boy_headphones, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/tmray02/2570029000/ (attribution, share-alike)
The extent of Creative Commons What licences are available?Kallichj, J. (2010) Creative Commons Intl Map.svg, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Creative_Commons_Intl_Map.svg, accessed 9th August 2011.
Criticisms of Creative CommonsThat CC will erode the system of copyright That CC stands in the way of actual copyright reform (by offering a ‘quick fix’)That CC removes any type of financial rewardfor the creation of a work That CC is not ‘open’ as most of the licences impose restrictions on what can be done with the workMisuse of copyright materials can occur andthen be subsequently branded ‘CC’
Creative Commons and Open Educational ResourcesAllows for the translation of educational resourcesinto different languages Allows for evolution of resources (through peer and student edits)CC enables the discoverability of resources CC can be used as an educative tool – for what you can do with copyright materialFrom http://wiki.creativecommons.org/Creative_Commons_and_Open_Educational_Resources
Explore the Creative Commons universeSweetie187 (2011). Space, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/58782395@N03/5518991291/lightbox/, viewed 9th August 2011.
Using Creative Commons materialWhat does the licence say? Do you need to ask for any additional permissions?Have you attributed the source (common to all CC licences)? Ensure that your use of the item is not derogatoryFrom Creative Commons for Educators, http://creativecommons.org.au/learn-more/educators-resources
Questions? More info: http://creativecommons.org.au/Sweetie187 (2011). Abstract 2, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/58782395@N03/5766942313/in/photostream/, viewed 9th August 2011.
Open Educational Resources Sweetie187 (2011). Abstract, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/58782395@N03/5767481982/sizes/l/in/photostream/, viewed 9th August 2011.
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If Open Educational Resources were MILK…5/12/2011 OERs Gilly Salmon & David Bull 15
If Open Educational Resources were MILK… Primary consumer (university) RepositoryDelivery/download/ Secondary Repositoryaccessibility Remix & repurpose wider access Contribution & purposes Additional consumers 5/12/2011 OERs Gilly Salmon & David Bull 16
Exploring Sweetie187 (2011). Abstract, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/58782395@N03/5767481982/sizes/l/in/photostream/, viewed 9th August 2011.
OER Commons is a place to find and share open educational resourcesJorum Open – a UK-based repository of OER content.OpenCourseware Consortium is a collaboration of higher education institutions andassociated organizations from around the worldList of free and open textbooksDirectory of Open Access Journals over 6,000 journals with more than 3,000 searchable atthe article levelhttp://www.noodletools.com/debbie/literacies/information/5locate/adviceengine.htmla software search engine 5/12/2011 OERs Gilly Salmon & David Bull 18
www.creativecommons.org.au For Video Google Advanced Search • Youtube (Licensing & CC) • www.Spinxpress.comFor Audio• www.jamendo.com For Images• 5/12/2011 www.podsafeaudio.com • www.flickr.com [Advanced Search] 19
Feedback and Ideas Sweetie187 (2011). Abstract, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/58782395@N03/5767481982/sizes/l/in/photostream/, viewed 9th August 2011.
“Be the change you want to see in the world” Mahatma Ghandi “Never doubt the power of a small group of people to change the world. Nothing else ever has.” Margaret Mead “Every society honors its live conformists and its dead troublemakers." Mignon McLaughlin No budgets or humans were harmed in the making of this presentation05/12/2011 E-tivities Knowledge Gilly Salmon 21