|The Four Conditions:
|The Six CC License Combinations:
|Level of Openness
|Copy & Distribute
|Modify & Adapt
|Credit must be given to the creator
|Only non-commercial uses of the work are permitted
|No derivatives or adaptations of the work are permitted
|Adaptions must be shared under the same terms
|In addition to the above six CC licenses, there is a CC0 license that enables creators and owners of copyright- or database-protected content to waive those interests in their works and thereby place them as completely as possible in the public domain, so that others may freely build upon, enhance and reuse the works for any purposes without restriction under copyright or database law.
Publish OA with Creative Licenses
When publishing with Open Access, you are recommended to add a Creative Commons (CC) license to protect your copyright and to increase the accessibility and usability of your published works.