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Open Educational Resources (OERs)

Providing open license and useful learning & teaching materials from prestigious universities around the world to support learning and teaching activities at RMIT University and many universities in Vietnam.

Creative Commons licenses

Open Educational Resources are subject to Creative Commons Licensing.

Creative Commons Licensing offers six following types of license:

  •  Attribution (BY): Allow  to copy, adapt, modify, share the work as long as the original creators are credited for any purposes. 
  •  Attribution (BY)-Share Alike (SA): All rights as Attribution (BY) license and new creations have to be licensed under same terms as the original work. 
  •  Attribution (BY)- No Derives (ND): Allow to copy, share but keep the work unchanged and in whole for any purposes.
  •  Attribution (BY) - Non-commercial (NC): Allow  to copy, adapt, modify, share the work for non-commercial purposes only.
  •  Attribution (BY) - Non-commercial (NC) - Share Alike (SA): All rights as Attribution (BY)-Share Alike (SA) license but for non-commercial purposes only.
  •  Attribution (BY) - Non-commercial (NC) - No Derives (ND)All rights as Attribution (BY) - No Derives (ND) license but for non-commercial purposes only

See more in detail at: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/

Notice: Not all OERs use the same licensing restriction. It is important to check the permissions of the OER before using them to ensure compliance with the terms. 

Creative Commons Explaination