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Open Educational Resources

Creative Commons Licenses & Open Educational Resources

Creative Commons is a non-profit organization that provides free copyright licenses that are simple to understand and easy to use, allowing creators to share their work with others.

Types of Creative Commons Licenses

The licenses below and their descriptions come from the About the Licenses page of Creative Commons.

Both the CC BY-ND and CC BY-NC-ND licenses are not considered OER because they do not allow for derivative work. 

How to License Your Work

See the CC Wiki links below for tips and best practices for licensing your work.