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Copyright: Acknowledgements

Creative commons licensing

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This guide adapted and reused content that is freely and readily available thanks to Creative Commons licenses.

For an overview of how Creative Commons helps simplify the process of creating easily shareable work, visit some of these library guides:

  • The Creative Commons guide from the University of Michigan provides a good summary of the six different types of Creative Commons licenses and how they affect your ability to reuse the original content.
  • The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Copyright Reference Guide contains a Creative Commons Licensing section that discusses where and how to find Creative Commons-licensed work.