Social networking and copyright

100 %
0 %
Information about Social networking and copyright

Published on August 31, 2007

Author: hanspoldoja



First part of the presentation is about social networking tools and second part is about open content. Calibrate summer school 2007, Portorož, Slovenia.

Social networking and copyright Hans Põldoja UIAH Media Lab

This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. To view a copy of this license, visit sa/3.0/ or send a letter to Creative Commons, 543 Howard Street, 5th Floor, San Francisco, California, 94105, USA.

Topics Social networking • Practical cases of using social networking tools for learning • Folksonomy and tagging • RSS feeds and aggregators Copyright • Open content licenses and Creative Commons • Collections of open content • Collections of open educational resources

Practical cases of using social networking tools for learning

WordPress and blogs



Blogging terms • Post • Comment • Category • Blogroll • RSS feed

Getting WordPress Free hosting • • Installing to your own web server •

Frappr! and social mapping

Flickr and photo sharing


Terms • Folksonomy • Tag • Tag cloud

Choosing a tag for your event • calibrate07portoroz • compactive06 • etwinest07 • etwinning07polva • isummit07 • itk07

Slideshare and presentation sharing

Social bookmarking

Collaborative writing

Youtube and movie sharing


RSS readers • Feedreader: http:// • NetNewsWire Lite: http:// • Lifrea:

Searching and aggregating RSS

Summary • WordPress • • • • • • •

Learning resources and copyright

Copyright laws • Educational use in motivated amount is permitted (fair use) • You need author’s agreement to distribute, adapt or translate the resource.

Creative Commons licenses

Creative Commons licenses • Attribution license • Attribution–ShareAlike license • Attribution–NonCommercial license • Attribution–NonCommercial–ShareAlike license • Attribution–NonCommercial–NoDerivs license • Attribution–NoDerivs license

Other open licences • GNU Free Documentation License (used in Wikipedia) • Public Domain (works that are not under copyright)

How to recognize the license?

Where to find open content?

Where to find open educational resources?

Limitations of Creative Commons licenses

You can’t remix them GNU Creative Commons Creative Commons Free Documentation Attribution-ShareAlike Attribution-NonCommercial- License license ShareAlike license Wikipedia LeMill MIT OCW Wikimedia Commons Wikimedia Commons USU OCW (partly) (partly) (partly) USU OCW (partly)

Approximate Distribution of Copyleft Licenses for Content 26% Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 48% Attribution-Non-ShareAlike GNU Free Documentation License 26% (Wiley, 2007)

(Creative Commons, 2007)

Solutions • Remix and publish your work inside one Creative Commons license • Double licensing: make your work available under two licenses (Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike and GNU Free Documentation License)

References • Creative Commons (2007). Frequently Asked Questions. http:// • Wiley, D. (2007). Open Education License Draft. archives/355

Thank You! skype: hanspoldoja

Add a comment

Related pages

Copyright Issues for Social Media |

Today, every social media user is a publisher of sorts and many publish without consideration of existing copyright laws. Social media has transformed our ...
Read more

Copyrights and Social Media Issues

Social media (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and others) are great marketing tools for business, but business owners should understand the copyright issues ...
Read more

Online social networking: copyright - Legal Aid NSW

Copying Stuff or Stealing? Social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube allow users to share their writings, photos, videos and other ...
Read more

Social Networking and Copyright - YouTube

Most social networking sites started off by doing something special and different, but now they all seem to be merging into a similar format of ...
Read more

Copyright Infringement Risks Associated with Using Social ...

Social media have revolutionized the way we communicate and network. In a world captivated and consumed by social media, it is common for companies to ...
Read more

Social Networking and Video Web Sites: MySpace and YouTube ...

... along come social networking and video-sharing sites such ... the copyright infringement ... learn to work with social networking and video Web sites.
Read more

Complying with Copyright When Using Social Media

Your social media guidelines or policy should address copyright and be revised regularly to stay up to date. ... lines: respecting copyright. IBM’s Social
Read more

PR Dimensions: Copyright Infringement and The Social Network

Maybe it's all the studying I've been doing for the APR exam that's got me thinking about copyrights and The Social Network, which I saw the ...
Read more


COPYRIGHT NOTICE . Copyright © 2008 by Dominate Social Networking. ... This Copyright Notice governs the use of the web page at and its associated ...
Read more