Facilitating a Digital Commons for Generations to Come
Unless noted otherwiseFacilitating a Digital Commons for Generations to ComeSameer Verma, Ph.D.Professor, Information Systems DepartmentCollege of Business, San Francisco State UniversitySan Francisco, CA 94132 USAhttp://firstname.lastname@example.orgPresentation at the Ministry of EducationGovernment of Jamaicahttp://www.moe.gov.jm/
Creative Commons Knowledge and Culture HTTP/The Web Documents TCP/IP The Network Ethernet Computers
Getting permission Copyright holderGet permission from copyright holder
Can we preempt the asking ofpermission for the most common requests?
A simple, standardizedway to grant copyright permissions to your creative work.
Copyright is based on the law of the land. Creative Commons is a license within the jurisdiction of the Copyright Law.Creative Commons does not replace Copyright.It facilitates attribution, propagation and use.
Step 1: Choose ConditionsAttribution Share AlikeNon-Commercial No Derivative Works
“All digital software, educational resources and knowledge produced through competitive grants, offered through and/or managed by the SBCTC, will carry a Creative Commons attribution license; and the open licensing policy applies to all funding sources (state, federal, foundation and/or other fund sources) that flow through SBCTC as a competitive grant to any party...”
“Open High School of Utah curriculum is built from open educational resources. These resources are thefoundation for their content and are aligned with Utah state standards to ensure the highest quality educational experience. The teachers enhance with screencasts, interactive components, and engaging activities to create high quality curricula for their students...”
Creative Commons creates a framework that helps OER projects achieve their objectives