Difference between revisions of "Attribution"

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The original author(s) or producer(s) of content licensed under a Creative Commons license, as well as the author(s) or producer(s) of derived works, must be acknowledged and given credit for their contribution."
 
The original author(s) or producer(s) of content licensed under a Creative Commons license, as well as the author(s) or producer(s) of derived works, must be acknowledged and given credit for their contribution."
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=Example=
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#[[Creative Commons]] Attribution clause at http://wiki.creativecommons.org/Attribution
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=More Information=
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Other characteristics of [[Open Licenses]]:
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#[[Share Alike]]
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#[[Non-Commercial]]
  
 
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Revision as of 04:30, 1 January 2009

The right to be acknowledged in one's authorship of a work, covered by the principle of Creditright, often confused with Copyright which is a means to control the distribution of a work.


Description

"Attribution (BY)

Creative Commons license condition that allows others to copy, distribute, display and perform a copyrighted work - and derivative works based upon it - but only if they give credit to the original author.

Attribution restriction

The original author(s) or producer(s) of content licensed under a Creative Commons license, as well as the author(s) or producer(s) of derived works, must be acknowledged and given credit for their contribution." (http://oerwiki.iiep-unesco.org/index.php?title=OER_glossary


Example

  1. Creative Commons Attribution clause at http://wiki.creativecommons.org/Attribution


More Information

Other characteristics of Open Licenses:

  1. Share Alike
  2. Non-Commercial