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Creative Commons Licences in Te Reo Māori
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Creative Commons Licences in Te Reo Māori

14 July 201514 July 2015

The six translated licences can be found at: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/mi/legalcode https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/mi/legalcode https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/mi/legalcode https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/mi/legalcode https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/mi/legalcode https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/mi/legalcode Media Release Ko tōu reo, ko tōku reo, te tuakiri tangata. Tīhei uriuri, tīhei nakonako Creative Commons has published the translation of the Creative Commons 4.0 copyright licences into te reo Māori. This is the first translation of the Creative Commons...

Kiwis need better access to our nation's taonga
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Kiwis need better access to our nation's taonga

18 November 201418 November 2014

As part of the National Digital Forum Conference 2014 (25-26 November at Te Papa), Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand is calling for greater openness in the ways Kiwis can access and use digital reproductions of our national taonga held in heritage institutions around the country. “Currently, millions of collection items are locked away because digital...

Kiwis need Open Access to publicly funded research
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Kiwis need Open Access to publicly funded research

16 October 201416 October 2014

Creative Commons Aotearoa NZ is calling for all New Zealanders to have Open Access to publicly funded research. Matt McGregor of Creative Commons Aotearoa NZ says: “From the point of view of the general public, the current system of scholarly publishing is broken. Taxpayers can end up paying for published research three times over: funding...

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The Open Textbook Cookbook

3 June 20143 June 2014

In November last year, a team of academics, librarians and students got together to hack a media studies textbook – in a weekend. The textbook was published online earlier this year as an open textbook under a Creative Commons Attribution licence, and is available at no cost for educators and students to use. The licence...

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Media Release: Open Textbook Project

20 November 201320 November 2013

[This is the media release for the Media Text Hack, completed on the weekend of 16-17 November. The project was covered by the ODT, Techday and Idealog] On the weekend of 16-17 November, a group of academics across Australia and New Zealand are getting together at their respective campuses to collaboratively write – or ‘hack’...

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