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Engineering Subject Guide

Creative Commons Licenses

Creative Commons (CC) provide a simple way to apply copyright permissions to your work. CC licenses can be used with almost any type of work. CC does not recommend its licenses be applied to computer software or hardware.

Adding a CC License to a Work

To add the selected CC license to your document:



  • Select your CC license from the License Chooser.
  • Copy the code from the "Have a web page?" section of the page.