Recent Changes for "Copyrights" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/CopyrightsRecent Changes of the page "Copyrights" on Davis Wiki.en-us Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2010-09-20 12:29:12AndrewBroz <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> -<span>&nbsp;Note that you cannot copy material ver</span>b<span>atim from W</span>ik<span>ipedia and place it on the Wiki</span>.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;They use the GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL)</span>, which has <span>quite a few</span> restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. Davis Wiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material from Davis Wiki.<span><br> - <br> - Note: Wikipedia is considering relicensing its content to cc-by-sa by August 1, 2009. See [wiki:wikipedia:"Wikipedia#License_and_language_editions"]. Alas, that's still incompatible (and more explicitly so) with Davis Wiki.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Note that you cannot copy material verbatim from Wikipedia and place it on the Wiki. They use the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by</span>-<span>sa/3.0/ CC Attri</span>b<span>ution-By-Share Al</span>ik<span>e 3</span>.<span>0] license</span>, which has <span>more</span> restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. Davis Wiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material from Davis Wiki. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2010-05-11 19:20:33WilliamLewisRevert to version 18 (spam). <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Note that you cannot copy material verbatim from Wikipedia and place it on the Wiki. They use the GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL), which has quite a few restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. Davis Wiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text <span>([http://custom-paper-writing.com/order order essays]) </span>that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material <span>of [http://c</span>v<span>resumewriters</span>.<span>com/onlineresume.php certified resume writers] from Davis Wiki.</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Note that you cannot copy material verbatim from Wikipedia and place it on the Wiki. They use the GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL), which has quite a few restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. Davis Wiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material <span>from Da</span>v<span>is Wiki</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2010-05-11 19:18:12browndenny <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Note that you cannot copy material verbatim from Wikipedia and place it on the Wiki. They use the GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL), which has quite a few restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. Davis Wiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material from Davis Wiki. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Note that you cannot copy material verbatim from Wikipedia and place it on the Wiki. They use the GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL), which has quite a few restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. Davis Wiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text <span>([http://custom-paper-writing.com/order order essays]) </span>that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material <span>of [http://cvresumewriters.com/onlineresume.php certified resume writers] </span>from Davis Wiki. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2010-05-01 14:09:39JabberWokkyRevert to version 16 (OpenStreetMaps has forced legal requirements to use them.). <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> While it is always better to use Creative Commons or Public Domain maps, if you ''absolutely need'' to use a Google Earth or Google Map image to illustrate something (a aerial view of something that no longer exists, for instance), you must use the ''entire'' image, including the copyright notice, and add a caption (assuming you've thumbnailed it) that reads in part: "Provided by and Copyright Google", with the word Google a link to the service. This is the case at the end of 2008; you might want to double check if they have changed their licensing if significant time has passed. There are also freely available wireframe maps in ["East Davis"], ["South Davis"], etc <span>&nbsp;as well as all the maps from ["Openstreetmap"] </span>that might be usable for your needs. </td> <td> <span>+</span> While it is always better to use Creative Commons or Public Domain maps, if you ''absolutely need'' to use a Google Earth or Google Map image to illustrate something (a aerial view of something that no longer exists, for instance), you must use the ''entire'' image, including the copyright notice, and add a caption (assuming you've thumbnailed it) that reads in part: "Provided by and Copyright Google", with the word Google a link to the service. This is the case at the end of 2008; you might want to double check if they have changed their licensing if significant time has passed. There are also freely available wireframe maps in ["East Davis"], ["South Davis"], etc that might be usable for your needs. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2010-05-01 13:31:03j-beda(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> While it is always better to use Creative Commons or Public Domain maps, if you ''absolutely need'' to use a Google Earth or Google Map image to illustrate something (a aerial view of something that no longer exists, for instance), you must use the ''entire'' image, including the copyright notice, and add a caption (assuming you've thumbnailed it) that reads in part: "Provided by and Copyright Google", with the word Google a link to the service. This is the case at the end of 2008; you might want to double check if they have changed their licensing if significant time has passed. There are also freely available wireframe maps in ["East Davis"], ["South Davis"], etc that might be usable for your needs. </td> <td> <span>+</span> While it is always better to use Creative Commons or Public Domain maps, if you ''absolutely need'' to use a Google Earth or Google Map image to illustrate something (a aerial view of something that no longer exists, for instance), you must use the ''entire'' image, including the copyright notice, and add a caption (assuming you've thumbnailed it) that reads in part: "Provided by and Copyright Google", with the word Google a link to the service. This is the case at the end of 2008; you might want to double check if they have changed their licensing if significant time has passed. There are also freely available wireframe maps in ["East Davis"], ["South Davis"], etc <span>&nbsp;as well as all the maps from ["Openstreetmap"] </span>that might be usable for your needs. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2009-02-10 20:53:02BrentLaabsIt's okay to copy/paste Aggie articles now <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For ["random images" images], if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. If you just want to give yourself credit for the image, just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "Copyright.." -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creative Commons license. </td> <td> <span>+</span> For ["random images" images], if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. If you just want to give yourself credit for the image, just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "Copyright..<span>.</span>" -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creative Commons license.<span><br> + <br> + You can copy articles from ["The California Aggie"] and place them on the wiki, provided that you attribute both the author/photographer and the Aggie. All California Aggie content will remain copyright The California Aggie/["ASUCD"] (and not CC-By) until we finish relicensing discussions with them.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> While it is always better to use Creative Commons or Public Domain maps, if you ''absolutely need'' to use a Google Earth or Google Map image to illustrate something (a aerial view of something that no longer exists, for instance), you must use the ''entire'' image, including the copyright notice, and add a caption (assuming you've thumbnailed it) that reads in part: "Provided by and Copyright Google", with the word Google a link to the service. This is the case at the end of 2008; you might want to double check if they have changed their licensing if significant time has passed. There are also freely available wireframe maps in ["East Davis"], ["South Davis"], etc that might be us<span>e</span>able for your needs. </td> <td> <span>+</span> While it is always better to use Creative Commons or Public Domain maps, if you ''absolutely need'' to use a Google Earth or Google Map image to illustrate something (a aerial view of something that no longer exists, for instance), you must use the ''entire'' image, including the copyright notice, and add a caption (assuming you've thumbnailed it) that reads in part: "Provided by and Copyright Google", with the word Google a link to the service. This is the case at the end of 2008; you might want to double check if they have changed their licensing if significant time has passed. There are also freely available wireframe maps in ["East Davis"], ["South Davis"], etc that might be usable for your needs. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2008-12-29 14:16:59JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Please note''' that in some cases we allow material (usually images) on Davis Wiki that is not licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-By license, and in these cases there is an indication of strict copyright by the material, such as a note saying "Copyright The California Aggie.<span>"</span> Usually, this occurs with images, and you must obtain permission from the individual in these cases -- it was placed on Davis Wiki but not necessarily allowed elsewhere. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Please note''' that in some cases we allow material (usually images) on Davis Wiki that is not licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-By license, and in these cases there is an indication of strict copyright by the material, such as a note saying "Copyright The California Aggie<span>" or "Provided by and Copyright Google"</span>. Usually, this occurs with images, and you must obtain permission from the individual in these cases -- it was placed on Davis Wiki but not necessarily allowed elsewhere. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ While it is always better to use Creative Commons or Public Domain maps, if you ''absolutely need'' to use a Google Earth or Google Map image to illustrate something (a aerial view of something that no longer exists, for instance), you must use the ''entire'' image, including the copyright notice, and add a caption (assuming you've thumbnailed it) that reads in part: "Provided by and Copyright Google", with the word Google a link to the service. This is the case at the end of 2008; you might want to double check if they have changed their licensing if significant time has passed. There are also freely available wireframe maps in ["East Davis"], ["South Davis"], etc that might be useable for your needs.<br> + <br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2008-12-12 07:22:18JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Note: Wikipedia is considering relicensing its content to cc-by-sa by August 1, 2009. See [wiki:wikipedia:"Wikipedia#License_and_language_editions"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> Note: Wikipedia is considering relicensing its content to cc-by-sa by August 1, 2009. See [wiki:wikipedia:"Wikipedia#License_and_language_editions"]<span>. Alas, that's still incompatible (and more explicitly so) with Davis Wiki.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2008-12-12 06:27:41Mwanner+note on pending Wikipedia license change <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Note: Wikipedia is considering relicensing its content to cc-by-sa by August 1, 2009. See [wiki:wikipedia:"Wikipedia#License_and_language_editions"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2007-12-27 17:25:16BrentLaabsgnoming. GFDL = the geophyical fluid dynamics laboratory to me. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By <span>2</span>.0 license means that every single friend, weirdo, researcher, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc. can use any content you, the editor, put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. It can be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control. Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By <span>3</span>.0 license means that every single friend, weirdo, researcher, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc. can use any content you, the editor, put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. It can be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control. Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!'' </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Note that you cannot copy material verbatim from Wikipedia and place it on the Wiki. They use the GFDL, which has quite a few restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. DavisWiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material from DavisWiki. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Note that you cannot copy material verbatim from Wikipedia and place it on the Wiki. They use the <span>GNU Free Documentation License (</span>GFDL<span>)</span>, which has quite a few restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. Davis<span>&nbsp;</span>Wiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material from Davis<span>&nbsp;</span>Wiki. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 22: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> We want to foster an ["Wiki Ethics" environment] where information and ideas can be shared and used as easily as possible for the longest period of time, and we feel this is the best way to achieve this. </td> <td> <span>+</span> We want to foster an ["Wiki Ethics" environment] where information and ideas can be shared and used as easily as possible <span>by the most people </span>for the longest period of time, and we feel this is the best way to achieve this. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2007-07-26 18:54:54ArlenAbrahamupdated and clarified a bit <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Davis Wiki uses a [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/<span>2</span>.0/ Creative Commons Attribution-By <span>2</span>.0] license for all text, most images (some exceptions), and other content on the Web site. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Davis Wiki uses a [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/<span>3</span>.0/ Creative Commons Attribution-By <span>3</span>.0] license for all text, most images (some exceptions), and other content on the Web site. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By license means that every editor who puts work onto Davis Wiki<span>&nbsp;gives you the right to do whatever you would like with the material</span>, <span>the only restriction</span> being that if you distribute <span>i</span>t you must give attribution to the creators of the content or the collective "Davis Wiki"/"DavisWiki.org." This means you don't need to ask permission first -- you've already got permission! </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By license means that every editor who puts work onto Davis Wiki, <span>whether it</span> be<span>&nbsp;text or images, gives anyone the right to do whatever he or she would like with the material. The only restriction be</span>ing that if you distribute <span>the conten</span>t you must give attribution to the creators of the content or the collective "Davis Wiki"/"DavisWiki.org." This means you don't need to ask permission first -- you've already got permission! </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By 2.0 license means that every single friend, weirdo, researcher, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc<span>&nbsp;can use any content you</span> put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. <span>&nbsp;</span>It can be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control.<span>&nbsp;</span> Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By 2.0 license means that every single friend, weirdo, researcher, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc<span>. can use any content you, the editor,</span> put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. It can be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control. Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!'' </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For usage details, just read the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/<span>2</span>.0/ overview]. It's simple. Just remember that 'original author' can mean the author or the collective "Davis Wiki." An easy way to think about this is to pretend that every time someone asked us, "Hey, can I use X from Davis Wiki?" We answer "Yes, just say who created it or note it was from Davis Wiki." </td> <td> <span>+</span> For usage details, just read the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/<span>3</span>.0/ overview]. It's simple. Just remember that 'original author' can mean the author or the collective "Davis Wiki." An easy way to think about this is to pretend that every time someone asked us, "Hey, can I use X from Davis Wiki?" We answer "Yes, just say who created it or note it was from Davis Wiki." </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2007-03-08 01:39:02DavidGrundlerSpelling <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For ["random images" images], if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Co<span>m</span>mmons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. If you just want to give yourself credit for the image, just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "Copyright.." -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creative Commons license. </td> <td> <span>+</span> For ["random images" images], if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. If you just want to give yourself credit for the image, just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "Copyright.." -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creative Commons license. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 22: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> We want to foster an ["Wiki Ethics" environment] where information and ideas can be shared and used as easily as possible for the longest period of time, and we feel this is the best way to achive this. </td> <td> <span>+</span> We want to foster an ["Wiki Ethics" environment] where information and ideas can be shared and used as easily as possible for the longest period of time, and we feel this is the best way to achi<span>e</span>ve this. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2006-10-10 13:54:58JabberWokkyNote about it being illegal to copy from Wikipedia. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Please note''' that in some cases we allow material (usually images) on Davis Wiki that is not licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-By license, and in these cases there is an indication of strict copyright by the material, such as a note saying "Copyright The California Aggie." Usually, this occurs with images, and you must obtain permission from the individual in these cases -- it was placed on Davis Wiki but not necessarily allowed elsewhere.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Please note''' that in some cases we allow material (usually images) on Davis Wiki that is not licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-By license, and in these cases there is an indication of strict copyright by the material, such as a note saying "Copyright The California Aggie." Usually, this occurs with images, and you must obtain permission from the individual in these cases -- it was placed on Davis Wiki but not necessarily allowed elsewhere. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Note that you cannot copy material verbatim from Wikipedia and place it on the Wiki. They use the GFDL, which has quite a few restrictions on what you can and cannot do with their information. DavisWiki does not have those restrictions, and as a result, you cannot copy other people's text that they have written for Wikipedia and use it here. As an example: a newspaper, campus flier, brochure or any other publication that runs over 100 copies has fairly substantial requirements and responsibilities in order to use material from Wikipedia. Any information from Wikipedia has very strict title and ending requirements, while there is no requirement other than attribution to use material from DavisWiki.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2006-04-30 18:40:29AllisonEriksencab -> can <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By 2.0 license means that every single friend, weirdo, researcher, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc can use any content you put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. It ca<span>b</span> be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control. Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By 2.0 license means that every single friend, weirdo, researcher, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc can use any content you put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. It ca<span>n</span> be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control. Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2006-04-30 18:25:44JabberWokkyNot lead with "scumbag", -"asshole" <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By 2.0 license means that every single <span>scumbag, friend, weirdo, researcher, asshole</span>, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc can use any content you put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. It cab be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control. Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Creative Commons Attribution-By 2.0 license means that every single <span>friend, weirdo, researcher</span>, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc can use any content you put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. It cab be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control. Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2006-02-07 12:59:59PhilipNeustromrewrote text to be more concise <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Davis Wiki uses a [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ Creative Commons Attribution-By] license for all text, most images (some exceptions), and other content on the Web site. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Davis Wiki uses a [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ Creative Commons Attribution-By<span>&nbsp;2.0</span>] license for all text, most images (some exceptions), and other content on the Web site. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- = Things for users of content to know =<br> - Copyleft means that every single author and editor who puts their work into Davis Wiki gives you the right to read, copy, print, save, download, read aloud, project, modify, email, distribute, photocopy and correct their work however you want to.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Want to use content on Davis Wiki? =<br> + The Creative Commons Attribution-By license means that every editor who puts work onto Davis Wiki gives you the right to do whatever you would like with the material, the only restriction being that if you distribute it you must give attribution to the creators of the content or the collective "Davis Wiki"/"DavisWiki.org." This means you don't need to ask permission first -- you've already got permission!</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The only restrictions are that if you distribute it, you must give attribution to the creators, or to the collective "Davis Wiki."</span> </td> <td> <span>+ '''Please note''' that in some cases we allow material (usually images) on Davis Wiki that is not licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-By license, and in these cases there is an indication of strict copyright by the material, such as a note saying "Copyright The California Aggie." Usually, this occurs with images, and you must obtain permission from the individual in these cases -- it was placed on Davis Wiki but not necessarily allowed elsewhere. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- In other words, we give you practically every freedom within the boundaries of the law to use the information in Davis Wiki, as long as you give attribution to Davis Wiki and/or the original authors.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ There is NO WARRANTY on any of the material you may find in Davis Wiki. ["People" We] try to ensure our material is accurate and of the highest quality, but we are not responsible for any discomfort or potential injury that may befall you as a result of the content.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The license we use is the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 license. It's a piece of legal documentation created by the great people at [http://www.creativecommons.org Creative Commons] that basically says the same thing as above: give contributors credit for their work, and share with other people.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Want to put content on Davis Wiki? =<br> + The Creative Commons Attribution-By 2.0 license means that every single scumbag, friend, weirdo, researcher, asshole, book publisher, nerd, newspaper editor, etc can use any content you put on to Davis Wiki for whatever purposes they want. It cab be ruthlessly modified, edited, and redistributed without your permission or direct control. Your material can be used for good and it can be used for bad -- anyone can use it for any purpose allowable under law ''provided they give '''credit to you or Davis Wiki''' in their use of the content!''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- If you want you can [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ read] the text of the Creative Commons license. For the purposes of the License, a Work is the formatted text that makes up a single Davis Wiki article. Each image individually is also a Work for the purposes of the License -- but '''be careful''': If there is an indication of copyright next to the image, you must obtain permission from the individual before using it -- it was placed on Davis Wiki but not necessarily allowed elsewhere. </span> </td> <td> <span>+ For usage details, just read the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ overview]. It's simple. Just remember that 'original author' can mean the author or the collective "Davis Wiki." An easy way to think about this is to pretend that every time someone asked us, "Hey, can I use X from Davis Wiki?" We answer "Yes, just say who created it or note it was from Davis Wiki."</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Lastly, to the extent possible there is NO WARRANTY on any of the articles or images in Davis Wiki. Contributors try their best, but none of the ["people" creators] of these pages are responsible to you in any way for any injury or discomfort you endure as a result of reading any of the content here.<br> - <br> - = Things for contributors to know =<br> - <br> - Copyleft means that every single yahoo, nutcase, screwjob, charlatan, weirdo, freakazoid, mouthbreather, goofball, lamer, cheater and jerk will have the right to read, copy, print, save, download, read aloud, project, modify, email, distribute, photocopy and correct your work however they want to.<br> - <br> - In particular, your work can be ruthlessly modified, edited, or cut from Davis Wiki altogether by other user. It can be photocopied thousands of times and passed around as flyers by whoever. It can be used for pretty much any endevour without your direct control. ''BUT'' they must give you and/or Davis Wiki credit in their use of the content!<br> - <br> - For usage details, just read the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ overview]. It's simple. Just remember that ''''original author' can mean the author or the collective "Davis Wiki."'''<br> - <br> - Now, the hard part: because most of our content falls under this license, you are legally responsible not to put other people's copyrighted work into Davis Wiki without permission.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Because most of our content falls under this license, you are legally responsible not to put other people's copyrighted work into Davis Wiki without permission.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ----<br> - ''The above sections were orignally a modified version of [http://wikitravel.org]'s copyright disclaimer. And, hey, we were allowed copy and modify it because it was under Creative Commmons!'' <br> - </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 20: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> -</span> We want to foster an ["Wiki Ethics" environment] where information and ideas can be shared as easily as possible, and we feel this is the best way to achive this. </td> <td> <span>+</span> We want to foster an ["Wiki Ethics" environment] where information and ideas can be shared a<span>nd used a</span>s easily as possible<span>&nbsp;for the longest period of time</span>, and we feel this is the best way to achive this. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2005-07-06 11:48:04SummerSonglinks <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Lastly, to the extent possible there is NO WARRANTY on any of the articles or images in Davis Wiki. Contributors try their best, but none of the creators of these pages are responsible to you in any way for any injury or discomfort you endure as a result of reading any of the content here. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Lastly, to the extent possible there is NO WARRANTY on any of the articles or images in Davis Wiki. Contributors try their best, but none of the <span>["people" </span>creators<span>]</span> of these pages are responsible to you in any way for any injury or discomfort you endure as a result of reading any of the content here. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 26: </td> <td> Line 26: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For <span>images</span>, if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commmons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. If you just want to give yourself credit for the image, just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "Copyright.." -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creative Commons license. </td> <td> <span>+</span> For <span>["random images" images]</span>, if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commmons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. If you just want to give yourself credit for the image, just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "Copyright.." -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creative Commons license. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 33: </td> <td> Line 33: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> We want to foster an environment where information and ideas can be shared as easily as possible, and we feel this is the best way to achive this. </td> <td> <span>+</span> We want to foster an <span>["Wiki Ethics" </span>environment<span>]</span> where information and ideas can be shared as easily as possible, and we feel this is the best way to achive this. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2005-03-23 16:03:47PhilipNeustromminor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 22: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For usage details, just read the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ overview]. It's simple. Just remember that 'original author' can mean the author or the collective "Davis Wiki." </td> <td> <span>+</span> For usage details, just read the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ overview]. It's simple. Just remember that '<span>'''</span>original author' can mean the author or the collective "Davis Wiki."<span>'''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Now, the hard part: because most of our content falls under this license, you are legally responsible not to put other people's copyrighted work into Davis Wiki without permission.<span>&nbsp;</span> For images, if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commmons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. If you just want to give yourself credit for the image, just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "Copyright.." -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creative Commons license. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Now, the hard part: because most of our content falls under this license, you are legally responsible not to put other people's copyrighted work into Davis Wiki without permission.<span><br> + <br> +</span> For images, if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commmons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. If you just want to give yourself credit for the image, just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "Copyright.." -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creative Commons license. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2005-02-11 14:58:04PhilipNeustromtypo <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 20: </td> <td> Line 20: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> In particular, your work can be ruthlessly modified, edited, or cut from Davis altogether by other user. It can be photocopied thousands of times and passed around as flyers by whoever. It can be used for pretty much any endevour without your direct control. ''BUT'' they must give you and/or Davis Wiki credit in their use of the content! </td> <td> <span>+</span> In particular, your work can be ruthlessly modified, edited, or cut from Davis<span>&nbsp;Wiki</span> altogether by other user. It can be photocopied thousands of times and passed around as flyers by whoever. It can be used for pretty much any endevour without your direct control. ''BUT'' they must give you and/or Davis Wiki credit in their use of the content! </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2005-02-06 05:00:03PhilipNeustromclearererer <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Davis Wiki uses a [http://<span>www.w</span>i<span>kip</span>e<span>dia</span>.org/<span>w</span>i<span>k</span>i<span>/</span>Co<span>p</span>y<span>left copyleft</span>] license for all text, most images, and other content on the Web site. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Davis Wiki uses a [http://<span>creat</span>i<span>v</span>e<span>commons</span>.org/<span>l</span>i<span>censes/by/2.0/ Creat</span>i<span>ve </span>Co<span>mmons Attribution-B</span>y] license for all text, most images<span>&nbsp;(some exceptions)</span>, and other content on the Web site. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Now, the hard part: because most of our content falls under this license, you are legally responsible not to put other people's copyrighted work into Davis Wiki without permission. For images, if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commmons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. <span>&nbsp;After all</span>, <span>''</span>Copyright<span>'' means you ha</span>ve <span>the right to decide how it's copied!</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Now, the hard part: because most of our content falls under this license, you are legally responsible not to put other people's copyrighted work into Davis Wiki without permission. For images, if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commmons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. <span>If you just want to give yourself credit for the image</span>, <span>just say "Image by Me" somewhere near the image. You still retain copyright on images where you do not note "</span>Copyright<span>.." -- it is just assumed that you are also placing said image under the Creati</span>ve <span>Commons license.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Th<span>is page was</span> orignally a modified version of [http://wikitravel.org]'s copyright disclaimer. And, hey, we were allowed copy and modify it because it was under Creative Commmons!'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Th<span>e above sections were</span> orignally a modified version of [http://wikitravel.org]'s copyright disclaimer. And, hey, we were allowed copy and modify it because it was under Creative Commmons!'' <span><br> + <br> + = Why do we do this? =<br> + <br> + We want to foster an environment where information and ideas can be shared as easily as possible, and we feel this is the best way to achive this.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Copyrightshttp://daviswiki.org/Copyrights2005-02-06 04:50:53PhilipNeustromgot this started <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Copyrights<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Davis Wiki uses a [http://www.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copyleft copyleft] license for all text, most images, and other content on the Web site.<br> + <br> + = Things for users of content to know =<br> + Copyleft means that every single author and editor who puts their work into Davis Wiki gives you the right to read, copy, print, save, download, read aloud, project, modify, email, distribute, photocopy and correct their work however you want to.<br> + <br> + The only restrictions are that if you distribute it, you must give attribution to the creators, or to the collective "Davis Wiki."<br> + <br> + In other words, we give you practically every freedom within the boundaries of the law to use the information in Davis Wiki, as long as you give attribution to Davis Wiki and/or the original authors.<br> + <br> + The license we use is the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 license. It's a piece of legal documentation created by the great people at [http://www.creativecommons.org Creative Commons] that basically says the same thing as above: give contributors credit for their work, and share with other people.<br> + <br> + If you want you can [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ read] the text of the Creative Commons license. For the purposes of the License, a Work is the formatted text that makes up a single Davis Wiki article. Each image individually is also a Work for the purposes of the License -- but '''be careful''': If there is an indication of copyright next to the image, you must obtain permission from the individual before using it -- it was placed on Davis Wiki but not necessarily allowed elsewhere. <br> + <br> + Lastly, to the extent possible there is NO WARRANTY on any of the articles or images in Davis Wiki. Contributors try their best, but none of the creators of these pages are responsible to you in any way for any injury or discomfort you endure as a result of reading any of the content here.<br> + <br> + = Things for contributors to know =<br> + <br> + Copyleft means that every single yahoo, nutcase, screwjob, charlatan, weirdo, freakazoid, mouthbreather, goofball, lamer, cheater and jerk will have the right to read, copy, print, save, download, read aloud, project, modify, email, distribute, photocopy and correct your work however they want to.<br> + <br> + In particular, your work can be ruthlessly modified, edited, or cut from Davis altogether by other user. It can be photocopied thousands of times and passed around as flyers by whoever. It can be used for pretty much any endevour without your direct control. ''BUT'' they must give you and/or Davis Wiki credit in their use of the content!<br> + <br> + For usage details, just read the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ overview]. It's simple. Just remember that 'original author' can mean the author or the collective "Davis Wiki."<br> + <br> + Now, the hard part: because most of our content falls under this license, you are legally responsible not to put other people's copyrighted work into Davis Wiki without permission. For images, if you wish to allow your image on Davis Wiki but not fall under this umbrella of Creative Commmons, just note explicit copyright. e.g. "Copyright Me, 2005." Under or near the image. This will let people know you allow it on Davis Wiki, but want others to get your permission before using it elsewhere. After all, ''Copyright'' means you have the right to decide how it's copied!<br> + <br> + ----<br> + ''This page was orignally a modified version of [http://wikitravel.org]'s copyright disclaimer. And, hey, we were allowed copy and modify it because it was under Creative Commmons!'' </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>