A complete manual to manage yourself with creative commons licenses and FreeLex TOS.
You can find a free copy of this book at depepi.com/books . This book is under a Creative Commons Attribution - Non commercial - Share Alike 3.0 Italy License. If you want to use the book for purposes beyond the scope of the licence, contact the author at
pepi at depepi dot com
This book can either be used as a TEXT BOOK FOR TEACHING, or as a REFERENCE BOOK. YOu will find questions at the end of some sections, however you will not find the answers. Those questions can be discussed with your classmates and with the teacher. If you are reading on your own, you may also make use of the question for reading comprehension. Your may also try to find the answers either by re-reading the sections or making a search in internet.
The sections of the book are:
08 how to use this book
11 about the author / acknowledgements
12 creative commons
13 how it all began
16 copyright v. "droits d'auteur"
22 "FLOSS": Free Libre & open source software, the
29 elred v. ashcroft, 537 us 186
(2003), lawrence lessig
33 what is creative commons?
37 the licenses
38 the design of the cc licenses
42 the structure of the licenses
47 not so famous cc licenses
49 the correct license for me
51 questions that you might have
while choosing the cc license
55 choosing your license through
the cc homepage
59 how to be specific & clear with
your chosen cc license
62 how to use other people's content
63 Linking content to your
64 podcasting, video, mixing music,
68 how it all began
72 what is freelex?
73 the philosophy of freelex
75 how fl works
76 what is a TOS?
79 the two projects of fl
83 the structure of the ufa
91 how to choose the correct
icons for your platform's ufa
104 the structure of the rlca
115 examples of ufa
115 freelex ufa
116 girls 2.0 ufa
119 examples of cc licensed work
124 FreeLex Participant Agreements
I would like to thank to Heather Russell, Rinkya CEO, and Jim Grisanzio for their generous help checking the english version of this complete user manual (CC & FL).
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Heather Russell (@heatherarussell), Rinkya CEO, has been both an example and an inspiration for entrepreneurship and strength. Thank you for offering your help and support in this project.
Jim Grisanzio (@jimgris) has always been a great source of unknown knowledge for me. his experience and patience explaining have been one of the keys for opening my mind to other horizons.