CC & Government Guide :Using Creative Commons 3.0 Australia Licences on Government Copyright Materials

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This guide explains how copyright law applies to Australian government material, how copyright can be managed to facilitate beneficial open access practices by government, how CC licenses can be used to achieve open access to government material, and provides practical step-by-step guidance for agencies and their officers on licensing and use of government copyright materials under CC 3.0 Australia licences.

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Open Access Report

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Published version. The CC & Government Guide is licensed by Professor Anne Fitzgerald, Neale Hooper and Cheryl Foong under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia licence. To view a copy of this licence, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/au/.