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Creative Commons and the Public Domain

This guide explains how to find scholarly and creative work that can be reused in educational materials, theses, and the like. It also explains how to license one's own work for reuse.


Items licensed CC BY, CC BY SA, CC BY NC, CC BY NC SA, or CC0 all allow for remixing with credit given to the original author. Essentially, if the author will allow derivatives of their work, then you can edit, adapt, and combine these resources to create something new. The following tools may be useful for remixing resources.

Remixing Tools

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