CCANZ intern Alec Duncan investigates the ways in which NZ copyright law works – or doesn’t – for Aotearoa’s heritage (GLAM) institutions.
Double Farley Creative Partners Ltd Creative Directors Melita Farley and Kevin Double talk about open education and Creative Commons.
Ann Calhoun’s new ebook ‘Arts & Crafts Design: “like yet not like” nature: sources for a New Zealand story’ is licensed CC BY-NC-ND and free to download. She discussed the reasons behind her decision to use open licensing.
Matt McGregor of Creative Commons Aotearoa NZ interviews Fabiana Kubke, Senior Lecturer in the School of Medical Sciences at the University of Auckland, about the progress of Open Access in NZ: where we are, and what still needs to be done.
OER initiatives are emerging at an increasing rate throughout Australia, both at the government and institutional levels. Unlike NZ, where OER is being implemented organically at a school level with the assistance of Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand (CCANZ), OER in Australia is being implemented by governments and educational bodies as part of the Australian Government Open Licensing Programme, AusGOAL.
BY SARAH POWELL Over the last decade the conversation surrounding the reuse of digital collections from cultural heritage institutions has grown louder. The rise of digital technologies has created a friction between the traditional role of the museum, gallery, library or archive as gatekeepers and the expectations placed on them by users for immediate and…