How to give attribution

You can use CC-licensed materials as long as you follow the license conditions. One condition of all CC licenses is attribution.

Here is an example of an ideal attribution of a CC-licensed image:

Furggelen afterglow

Furggelen afterglow” by Lukas Schlagenhauf is licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0

This is an ideal attribution because it includes the:

How you attribute authors of the CC works will depend on whether you modify the content, if you create a derivative, if there are multiple sources, etc.

If you need more help, we’ve outlined the recommended practices for attribution on the CC Wiki here.