Creative Commons licensing and changes to the Terms of Use

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I’m pleased to announce that, as of this posting, nearly all of Scholarpedia is available for use under a Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 3.0 license!

One exception to this policy is proposed articles that have not yet been published: many authors would rather not have incomplete work distributed under their name as though it were a finished product. Check the bottom of each page to be sure about an article’s licensing status.¬†Another exception is the licensing of some files uploaded to Scholarpedia.

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  1. Jim Meiss

     /  September 11, 2012

    The link to the license was probably mean to be


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