May 2016 newsletter

Creative Commons news We’ve been travelling around the country giving seminars and workshops about copyright licensing and Creative Commons. Let us know if you’d like us to come to you! Open Educational Resources Sprints Thank you so much to everyone who participated in our OER Sprints last month! We had teachers gathering together resources in […]

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Grab your copy of our book about CC in NZ!

We’re thrilled to have published  A Quiet Revolution: Growing Creative Commons in Aotearoa New Zealand. The past few years have seen a quiet, relatively well behaved, and entirely legal revolution in Aotearoa: the growth of a thriving Commons of works made available under Creative Commons open copyright licences. A Quiet Revolution tells Kiwi stories as diverse […]

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April newsletter

Farewell to Matt McGregor After nearly four years of achieving extraordinary things for us, it’s time for Matt to move on. We miss him terribly already, and wish him all the best in his new role at Koordinates. Welcome to Keitha Booth To tide us over until we can hire Matt’s replacement, Keitha Booth has […]

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March newsletter

Creative Commons news Our Advisory Panel member Chris Cormack has been elected to the Board of the National Digital Forum. We have are heaps of free resources available for download to help you use CC in your workplace, including videos, posters, policy papers, templates and handy instructions. Open Educational Resources Sprints On 30 April there […]

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February newsletter

Creative Commons news Our book A Quiet Revolution has been distributed in print form to libraries across Aotearoa and is available for free download from MeBooks and theInternet Archive as an ebook. Join the CCANZ Advisory Panel We’re looking to appoint a panel member whose focus will be the transparency and openness of the CCANZ project to its […]

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We’re Looking for a New Panel Member

Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand invites expressions of interest from individuals for placement on the CCANZ volunteer Advisory Panel. The purpose of the Panel is to provide guidance on the governance and strategic direction of Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand. A placement on the Panel will involve quarterly meetings and an appropriate level of contact […]

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New video about CC for Kiwi teachers

We’re proud to have just published a new video, with the help of the talented folks at Mohawk Media: CC Pukeko, explaining Creative Commons for Kiwi teachers.   CC Pukeko from CreativeCommons AotearoaNZ on Vimeo.

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December newsletter

Creative Commons news Our book A Quiet Revolution: Growing Creative Commons in Aotearoa New Zealand is just about to go to print! Thanks again so much to everyone who supported our crowdfunding campaign. We have a new intern working with us, VUW law student Alec Duncan. Welcome, Alec! Latest from NZCommons Over the past month on […]

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We’re publishing a book about CC in NZ – and we need your help!

This year we’re publishing a book about the development of CC in NZ. It’s called A Quiet Revolution: Growing Creative Commons in Aotearoa and we’ve been working with students of the Whitireia publishing programme on the editing and design. The book sets out the growth of CC in Aotearoa, what’s happening now, and what it means; […]

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Update on the Indigenous Knowledge Notice

Kia ora koutou, In late 2013, CCANZ organised a meeting about the potential development of an indigenous knowledge notice. This notice – similar in motivation to the Traditional Knowledge labels from Local Contexts – was intended to provide a tool to make it easier for kaitiaki of indigenous works to give clear statements about what […]

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