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Open Access and Creative Commons

Resources on Open Access ("free, immediate, online access to the results of research coupled with the right to use those results in new and innovative ways") and open educational resources (including open textbooks).

Creative Commons License Information

Creative Commons is a set of copyright licenses designed to protect those who wish to publish their works in an open access environment from having those works used inappropriately for commercial purposes. Different varieties of license protect and allow different style of publishing allowing for a great deal of use flexibility.