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GNU Free Documentation License

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Background

The Free Software Foundation’s version of a copyleft license for software manuals and textbooks, although it specifies that the license is not restricted solely to software-related materials. Published, to some degree, as a response to the open content licenses.

Key Points

Discussion Questions

  1. When is a GNU Free Documentation License better than a Creative Commons license?

Additional Resources

Creative Commons Licenses. (2014) https://edtechbooks.org/-yZN

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