Can I use anything I find on the web with a CC BY on it?

Are all Creative Commons licenses allowable?

Last Updated: May 11, 2021     Views: 1

Materials we find on the internet that have the following Creative Commons licenses are allowed:

  • CC BY
  • CC BY-SA
  • CC BY-ND
  • CC0

Because the University of Phoenix is a for-profit university, we are considered to be commercial. Therefore, any materials that have the following Creative Commons license cannot be used without permission:

  • CC BY-NC
  • CC BY-NC-SA
  • CC BY-NC-ND

For more information about Creative Commons licenses, check out the Creative Commons licenses on the Web PermisGuidelines.