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Copyright & Creative Commons: Welcome

This is a guide created by Metro State librarians on Copyright and Creative Commons

What's in This Guide

In this library guide on copyright and creative commons, you will find:

Copyright and the Public Domain

  • Links to web sites with information on understanding copyright basics
  • Tools for discovering if a work is in the public domain
  • Print books with information on copyright and the public domain

Creative Commons

  • Information on the basics of creative commons and how to create a cc license for your work
  • Videos on creative commons licensing
  • Links to web sites containing creative commons licensed works (general and images, video and multimedia, music and audio, and books)

Resources for Teaching

  • Information for educators
  • Links to web sites containing online courseware
  • Links to the Metropolitan State University catalog and WorldCat


Creative Commons License

Creative Commons License
Copyright and Creative Commons Library Guide by Metropolitan State University Library is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License