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California Community Colleges require Creative Commons Attribution for Chancellor's Office Grants & Contracts

At today’s meeting of the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges, the Board voted unanimously to require open licensing on publicly funded materials resulting from all Chancellor’s Office contracts and grants. The previous policy for these grants maintained ‘all rights reserved’ copyright over grant materials by the Chancellor’s Office; the exact language (PDF) … Read More “California Community Colleges require Creative Commons Attribution for Chancellor's Office Grants & Contracts”

Vote for CC at SXSW!

SXSW / nickmickolas / CC BY-NC-SA Are you planning to go to South by Southwest next year? CC has two pending sessions at SXSW Interactive and one at SXSWedu. If you’d like to see these sessions happen next year, then please cast your vote. Voting ends this week, so please show your support now! Open … Read More “Vote for CC at SXSW!”

India launches National Repository of Open Educational Resources

India has launched a new learning repository for open educational resources (OER). India’s Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, and the Central Institute of Educational Technology, National Council of Educational Research and Training have collaboratively developed the National Repository of Open Educational Resources (NROER). Dr. Pallam Raju, … Read More “India launches National Repository of Open Educational Resources”