Creative Commons Licenses

Overview of Creative Commons licenses.

Layers

 

Machine Readable license: Expressed in CC Rights Expression Language.

 

 

 

Commons Deeds: Summarizes the legal code by outlining the terms in an accessible way.

 

 

 

Legal Code: Ensures the terms are legally enforceable

Attributions & License

Creative Commons License
This work "Creative Commons Licenses" is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License and is a derivative of the September 2020 Creative Commons Certificate Course by Creative Commons, also licensed CC BY 4.0. DeeAnn Ivie adapted content from the Creative Commons Certificate Course adding it to the "Creative Commons Licenses" Libguide.