diagnostic tools


These resources provide a Copyright and Licensing toolkit for projects engaging with OER. There are several ways of working with the resources.

  1. Download or review the individual resources on this page
  2. Download or view the relevant Flowchart to select the correct resources for your project

The resources are divided into the following sections:

A. Packs, Charts and Wizards
B. Background Information
C. Practical tools
D. Template licences, model releases, policies and forms
E. Films and Animations


A. Packs, Charts and Wizards

 A.1 IPR OER Starter Pack
Link to Starter Pack (will open in new window) |

 A.3A Licensing Decision Flowchart
| PDF Document |

 A.3B Copyright Decision Flowchart
PDF Document |

 A.4 CC Compatibility Wizard
Link to Creative Commons Compatability Wizard (will open in new window)|

 A.5 Risk Management Calculator
| Link to Risk Management Calculator (will open in new window)| 

 A.6 How Open Are You? A Wizard which assesses the readiness of on organisation to use open licensing
| Link to How Open Are You? (will open in new window)| 

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B. Background Information

 B.1 Terminology Toolkit
Word Document | PDF Document |

 B.1A Creative Commons Terminology Guide
Word Document PDF Document |

 B.2 Seeking Permission and Due Diligence for OER Projects
Word Document | PDF Document |

 B.3 Briefing Paper on Embedding Creative Commons Licences into Digital Resources
Word Document PDF Document |

 B.4 JISC Terms and Conditions of funding (in call document)
Orginal Call Document, Word Document|

 B.5 IPR and Licensing Video
|  View Video on YouTube (opens in a new window) |

 B.6 How Open are open content licences
Word Document | PDF Document |

 B.7 Jorum overview of CC licences
PDF Document |

 B.8 Strategic Management of Intellectual Property Rights for OER in UK Higher Education
| Word DocumentPDF Document |

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C. Practical tools

 C.1 IPR and Licensing: Top Tips for OER Project Teams
Word Document | PDF Document |

 C.2 Making Informed Decisions: Risk Management
Word Document | PDF Document |

 C.3 Licences You May Encounter from Third Parties
Word Document | PDF Document |

 C.4 Risk Management Checklist
Word Document | PDF Document |

 C.5 FAQs
Word Document | PDF Document |

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D. Template licences, model releases, policies and forms

 D.1 Model Terms and Conditions of Service which can be used by the project
Word Document | PDF Document |

 D.2 Model Contractual Clause for requesting permission from subcontractors/freelancers
Word Document | PDF Document |

 D.3 Model Contractual Clause for requesting permission from students
Word Document | PDF Document |

 D.4 Model Contractual clause for requesting permission from staff
Word Document | PDF Document |

 D.5 Example Consortium Agreement
Word Document | PDF Document |

 D.6 Model Consent Form
Word Document | PDF Document |

 D.7 Template Permissions Form
Word Document | PDF Document |

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E. Films and Animations

 E.1 Turning a Resource into an Open Educational Resource - an animation
| Video | Credits | Transcript |

 E.2 OER, IPR and Reusing Medical Learning Resources - a video, Megan Quentin-Baxter, Newcastle University
| Video | Transcript |

 E.3 OER in Healthcare - Legal and Ethical Challenges - a video, Suzanne Hardy, Newcastle University
| Video | Transcript |

 E.4 OER, IPR and Lecture Capture- a video, Carol Summerside Newcastle University
| Video  | Transcript |

 E.5 OER, IPR and the ACTOR Project - a video, Gillian Brown Newcastle University
| Video  | Transcript |

 E.6 OER, IPR and the ACTOR Project - a video, Gillian Brown Newcastle University
| Video| Transcript

 

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