Enabling Open Access to Public Sector Information With Creative Commons Licences : The Australian Experience
Fitzgerald, Anne M., Fitzgerald, Brian F., & Hooper, Neale (2010) Enabling Open Access to Public Sector Information With Creative Commons Licences : The Australian Experience. In Fitzgerald, Brian (Ed.) Access to Public Sector Information : Law, Technology & Policy. Sydney University Press, Sydney, Australia.
This chapter considers how open content licences of copyright-protected materials – specifically, Creative Commons (CC) licences - can be used by governments as a simple and effective mechanism to enable reuse of their PSI, particularly where materials are made available in digital form online or distributed on disk.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||Creative Commons Licences, Public Sector Information, Government, Open Access, Open Content Licences, Information policy, Access and Reuse|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2010 Sydney University Press|
|Deposited On:||19 Jan 2010 08:45|
|Last Modified:||15 Dec 2014 14:49|
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