Presenter: Karen Blumberg & Anne Kimbrel
Location: New York, NY & Portland, OR
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Presentation Title: License to Cull with Creative Commons and yolink
Presentation Description: How do you find information which is public, and is it ethical to use it in another context? How is information being shared and what free tools can we use to make these tasks easier?
Creative Commons “provides free licenses and other legal tools to mark creative work with the freedom the creator wants it to carry, so others can share, remix, use commercially, or any combination thereof.” (http://creativecommons.org/about)
Yolink is a free Web 2.0 tool used to streamline the process of doing online research and integrates directly with Google Docs, allowing users to save web content straight to their Google Apps account, importing also the Creative Commons license if applicable.
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