Acknowledgements

The Creative Commons Certificate was made possible by the generous support of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. This project was also made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services RE-00-15-0116-15.

A special thanks to the following organizations and individuals for their contributions to the creation, revision and refinement of the Certificate content and course design, including:

  • The American Library Association
  • The Association of College Research Libraries
  • Canvas LMS by Instructure
  • Concentric Sky
  • Hypothes.is
  • LOUIS Libraries
  • Pressbooks
  • The Open Textbook Network
  • The international CC legal community
  • CC Certificate facilitators
  • CC Certificate participants including 50 international beta testers
  • CC Certificate graduates
  • CC Team: a network of staff, board, emeritus, advisory council, audit committee members, and affiliates around the world
  • Olga Belikov
  • Mike Carroll
  • Cable Green
  • Jennie Rose Halperin
  • Meredith Jacob
  • Alan Levine
  • Bryan Mathers
  • Kelsey Merkley
  • Ryan Merkley
  • Mari Moreshead
  • Farid Muqodas
  • Rob Myers
  • Sarah Pearson
  • Diane Peters
  • Alison Mead Richardson
  • Eva Rogers
  • Kamil ƚliwowski
  • Ethan Senack
  • Paul Stacey
  • Eric Steuer
  • Tim Vollmer
  • David Wiley
  • Jennryn Wetzler
  • Maran Wolston