Creative Commons Licenses
Associate Director of Global Learning, Creative Commons
Except where otherwise noted these materials
are licensed Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC BY)
5Rs: The Powerful Rights of OER
• Make, own, and control your own copy of
• Use the content in its unaltered formReuse
• Adapt, adjust, modify, improve, or alter the
• Combine the original or revised content with
other OER to create something newRemix
• Share your copies of the original content,
revisions, or remixes with othersRedistribute
“Except where otherwise noted these materials are
licensed Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC BY)”
Remix: Which Creative Commons licensed
resources can be combined with which?
OER Combined License Generator
Revise: Which Creative Commons license can I
use when I adapt or modify work offered under
a Creative Commons license?
Difference between “free” and “open”.
Deciding how open to be.
Public funding scenario – “Public should
have access to what the public pays for.”
education, museums, research, government
Private sector funding scenario – “How does
money work when using Creative Commons
licenses?” Business models for open –
musicians, authors, platforms, …
web site: http://creativecommons.org
presentation slides: http://www.slideshare.net/Paul_Stacey
CC Thing of the Day: http://creativecommons.org/weblog