What is a Creative Commons (CC) License?

Creative Commons assists with the sharing of creative works.

A Creative Commons (CC) license is one of several public copyright licenses that allow the free distribution of an otherwise copyrighted work. The majority of time, the copyright owner will use a CC license to give others the chance to share, use and build upon a work that the copyright holder(s) have created.

 

You can learn more about Creative Commons licenses on their website.