Thing 13 – Creative Commons

23 Research Things Cambridge

Welcome to Week 5! We’re over halfway through the programme so well done for getting this far! This week we’re looking at Using Free Things, but Legally.

In Thing 11 and Thing 12 we introduced you to sharing your own content through different channels. Once something is posted on the internet, it is out there in the public sphere and you often don’t really have much control over it anymore. So how do you protect your rights to your own work? While most content *should* default to ‘all rights reserved’, the internet can be a bit hazy about what that really means in practice so to really push home how you want your content to be used and worked with, if at all, you can always attach a Creative Commons licence to it.

What is Creative Commons? Well check out this video where we explain it as…

View original post 179 more words

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s