What does CC BY-NC-ND mean?

Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial NoDerivs
CC-BY-NC-ND or Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial NoDerivs, is the most restrictive license offered by Creative Commons. With this license, the user (while attributing the original creator) can only share the work but not change it in any way or ever use it commercially.

What is the difference between CC by and CC BY-NC-ND?

Whereas a CC BY is the most liberal license, the CC BY-NC-ND is the most restrictive: this license only allows re-users to copy and distribute the material in any medium or format in unadapted form and for noncommercial purposes.

What does CC BY-ND allow you to do?

CC BY-ND: This license allows reusers to copy and distribute the material in any medium or format in unadapted form only, and only so long as attribution is given to the creator. The license allows for commercial use.

What is a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license?

Creative Commons public licenses provide a standard set of terms and conditions that creators and other rights holders may use to share original works of authorship and other material subject to copyright and certain other rights specified in the public license below.

Is CC BY-NC-ND Open Access?

The three open access licences which our hybrid open access journals employs are CC BY, CC BY-NC, and CC BY-NC-ND. You can find a summary of each licence below.

What is the meaning of CC by?

CC BY is the most open license. It allows the user to redistribute, to create derivatives, such as a translation, and even use the publication for commercial activities, provided that appropriate credit is given to the author (BY) and that the user indicates whether the publication has been changed.

Should I choose CC by or CC by-NC?

CC BY is not essential for Open Access. However, making a paper Open Access without the CC BY licence, or with a more restrictive type of Creative Commons licence (e.g. CC BY-ND or CC BY-NC), may mean that a reader must still obtain your specific permission to adapt the work and/or use it for commercial purposes.

What are the different types of CC licenses?

There are six different Creative Commons licenses: CC BY, CC BY-SA, CC BY-NC, CC BY-ND, CC BY-NC-SA, CC BY-NC-ND. The letter pairs indicate conditions for use. CC BY is the most open license.

What means CC by?

Should I choose CC by or CC by NC?

Do you need a license to use open access research?

Authors who choose to publish under an open access licence and pay to have their paper freely available online will be asked to sign an open access licence agreement. Our hybrid open access journals implement a variety of different Creative Commons licences.

What is licensed under CC BY-ND?

The Creative Commons Attribution–NonDerivative License (CC BY-ND) is one of the licenses created by the Creative Commons project. The licensee must be allowed to make any use, private or public, of the work. The licensee must be allowed to examine the work and to use the knowledge gained from the work in any way.