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==Attribution==
 
==Attribution==
The "Attribution" only license is the freest CC license, which allows free use and the creation of derived works (e.g. arrangements).  
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The "Attribution" only license is the "freest" Creative Commons license, which allows free use and the creation of derivative works (e.g. arrangements).  
  
 
This is roughly equivalent to the BSD license for software.
 
This is roughly equivalent to the BSD license for software.
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==Attribution-Share Alike==
 
==Attribution-Share Alike==
The "Attribution-Share Alike" license also allows free use, but requires for derived works that they also be distributed under the Share-Alike license.
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The "Attribution-Share Alike" license also allows free use, but requires that derivative works are also distributed under the Share-Alike license.
  
 
This is roughly equivalent to the GNU General Public license for software.
 
This is roughly equivalent to the GNU General Public license for software.
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==Attribution-Noncommercial==
 
==Attribution-Noncommercial==
The other licenses either forbid the free usage ("Noncommercial") or the creation of derived works ("No Derivative Works") or both. So "Noncommercial - No Derivative Works" is quite close to "All rights reserved".
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The other licenses either forbid free usage ("Noncommercial") or the creation of derivative works ("No Derivative Works") or both. So "Noncommercial - No Derivative Works" is quite close to "All rights reserved".
  
 
=====[http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported]=====
 
=====[http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported]=====
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=====[http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/au/ Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 Australia]=====
 
=====[http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/au/ Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 Australia]=====
 
=====[http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/au/ Attribution-No Derivative Works 2.5 Australia]=====
 
=====[http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/au/ Attribution-No Derivative Works 2.5 Australia]=====
 
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The Australian Creative Commons licenses are currently at revision 2.5; version 3.0 licenses currently under draft.
The Australian creative commons licenses are currently at revision 2.5; version 3.0 licenses currently under draft.
 
  
 
==Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works==
 
==Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works==
  
 
=====[http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported]=====
 
=====[http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported]=====

Revision as of 18:23, 9 April 2010

Copy3d.gif This page is part of the Copyright section for CPDL.
See individual pages for details and conditions.

Some editions on CPDL are released under a Creative Commons license. There are many different types of license so to know what you can and cannot do with the edition, visit the pages linked to below. If you can't find a direct link to the license below, search from the Creative Commons home page. All licenses require that the author and the licensing terms are correctly mentioned in case of redistribution, but differ in the licensing terms as described below.

Attribution

The "Attribution" only license is the "freest" Creative Commons license, which allows free use and the creation of derivative works (e.g. arrangements).

This is roughly equivalent to the BSD license for software.

Attribution 1.0
Attribution 2.5
Attribution 3.0 Unported

Specific national jurisdictions

Attribution 2.5 Australia
Attribution 3.0 Germany

Attribution-Share Alike

The "Attribution-Share Alike" license also allows free use, but requires that derivative works are also distributed under the Share-Alike license.

This is roughly equivalent to the GNU General Public license for software.

Attribution-Share Alike 1.0 Generic
Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic
Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic
Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported

Specific national jurisdictions

Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Australia
Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Germany
Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Germany
Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 United States

Attribution-Noncommercial

The other licenses either forbid free usage ("Noncommercial") or the creation of derivative works ("No Derivative Works") or both. So "Noncommercial - No Derivative Works" is quite close to "All rights reserved".

Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported
Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0
Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic

Specific national jurisdictions

Attribution-Noncommercial 2.5 Australia
Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 Australia
Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales
Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 Netherlands
Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 Australia
Attribution-No Derivative Works 2.5 Australia

The Australian Creative Commons licenses are currently at revision 2.5; version 3.0 licenses currently under draft.

Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works

Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported