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ENGL 311 (Amidon): Creative Commons

A guide to help you with your video creation and editing!

Creative Commons Image

Creative Commons Description

Creative Commons is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to making it easier for people to share and build upon the work of others, legally consistent with the rules of copyright. Creative Commons licenses help you keep your copyright while allowing certain uses of your work — a “some rights reserved” copyright.

Copyright Law Basics

Creative Commons Licenses

UCT. What is a Creative Commons License? ND. [Graphic]. Available under a Creative Commons 

license. UCT OpenContent. Web. 8 August 2012. <>.

Image Search

Be sure to use Creative Commons licensed images or request usage permission from the photgrapher/license holder.

Creative Commons Media Search

Creative Commons Project Guidelines

Project Guidelines

For this project the "Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License" is recommended. Follow these steps

1. You may copy the following format for your powerpoint.
2. Replace the sample powerpoint title and author name with your own title and name.
3. Remove all the italics, they're just to indicate what you replace.
4. Replace the hyperlink to Student Dawg with a link to your personal FerrisConnect page.

Creative Commons License
My Powerpoint Title by Student Dawg is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Subject Guide

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