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Open Educational Resources at CLC: Creative Commons

A guide to open educational resources at the College of Lake County

Overview of Creative Commons

Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools. Creative Commons licenses are not an alternative to copyright. They work alongside copyright and enable you to modify your copyright terms to best suit your needs.

-- From Creative Commons website

Creative Commons Search Tool

Use this prototype to find images that you can use and remix across several open archives such as:

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Europeana
  • New York Public Library
  • Rijksmuseum

Choosing and Attributing Licenses

Creative Commons License Attribution Video

Attribution

Creative Commons License
College of Lake County Research Guide on Open Educational Resources (OER) is based on the Lansing Community College Library Research Guide that was edited by Amy Larson, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Based on design by Regina Gong

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