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Copyright and Fair Use Guidelines for Students at SHS: Creative Commons Licenses

Creative Commons

In simple terms, Creative Commons is an organization that allows anyone to license their creative work so others know how they may re-use it.  It is worth spending a few minutes to review the license options at https://creativecommons.org/licenses


You may see icons such as these:

       

when found next to a creative work and you can click on the icon to learn what the conditions of re-use are. 


You can look for media that carries a Creative Commons License at https://search.creativecommons.org

Website License

I used the CC Choose a License feature to let others know how they may re-use this website.