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 Access to Public Sector Information : Law, Technology & Policy. Sydney University Press. (In Press)
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:||01 Mar 2012 00:26|
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