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<p class="note">'''Please refer to [[Page_notes#Licences|these notes]] before editing this page.'''</p>
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An administrator can enable any/all of the following licences in  ''Administration > Site administration > Plugins > Licences > Manage licences'' for user selection when [[Publish a course|publishing a course]] to Moodle.net or uploading a file from a [[Repository|File Repository]].
  
From Moodle 2.0 onwards, an administrator can enable any/all of the following licences for user selection when [[Publish a course|publishing a course]] to a [[Community_hubs|Community Hub]] or uploading a file to a [[Repository|File Repository]]
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[[File:Licences.png]]
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*The default licence is [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/All_rights_reserved All rights reserved] but this may be changed in the dropdown. The other options are explained in the links below:
  
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/All_rights_reserved All rights reserved] ''(default option)''
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/All_rights_reserved All rights reserved] ''(default option)''
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/publicdomain/ Public domain]
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* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/publicdomain/ Public domain] - 1
 
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Creative Commons]
 
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Creative Commons]
 
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/3.0/ Creative Commons - NoDerivs]
 
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/3.0/ Creative Commons - NoDerivs]
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* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/3.0/ Creative Commons - No Commercial]
 
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/3.0/ Creative Commons - No Commercial]
 
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Creative Commons - No Commercial ShareAlike]
 
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Creative Commons - No Commercial ShareAlike]
* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ Creative Commons - ShareAlike]
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* [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ Creative Commons - ShareAlike] - 2
 
* Other - licence not already listed
 
* Other - licence not already listed
  
[[Category:Hub]] [[Category:Repositories]]
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==Licences affecting what users see==
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Note: The licence given to a file when uploaded to Moodle does not in any way affect its visibility on a course. It simply creates the default when it is being re-used elsewhere. This default licence can be changed at the time of display.
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==See also==
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* [http://ltsdevmusings.wordpress.com/2011/12/08/investigating-licenses-in-moodle2/ Investigating licenses in Moodle2] blog post from Jenny Gray
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[[Category:Repositories]]
  
 
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1 - This tool is based on United States law and may not be applicable outside the US. For dedicating new works to the public domain, Creative Commons recommends [https://creativecommons.org/choose/zero/ - CC0].
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2 - [https://creativecommons.org/retiredlicenses - Deprecated 2004-05-25] and not recommended to be used by Creative Commons

Latest revision as of 13:41, 9 October 2018

An administrator can enable any/all of the following licences in Administration > Site administration > Plugins > Licences > Manage licences for user selection when publishing a course to Moodle.net or uploading a file from a File Repository.

Licences.png

  • The default licence is All rights reserved but this may be changed in the dropdown. The other options are explained in the links below:

Licences affecting what users see

Note: The licence given to a file when uploaded to Moodle does not in any way affect its visibility on a course. It simply creates the default when it is being re-used elsewhere. This default licence can be changed at the time of display.

licence23.png

See also

1 - This tool is based on United States law and may not be applicable outside the US. For dedicating new works to the public domain, Creative Commons recommends - CC0.

2 - - Deprecated 2004-05-25 and not recommended to be used by Creative Commons