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  NARA releases Digital Preservation Framework for public comment The Archivist of the US (AOTUS) released NARA’s plan for a Digital Preservation Framework consisting of a “Risk and Prioritization Matrix” and 15 File Format Preservation Action Plans. NARA is asking that the public submit comments on NARA’s GitHub site through November 1, 2019. In particular, we are hoping to … Source: Free Government InformationPublished on 2019-09-16By James R. Jacobs Grant for the Web, a $100m Plan to Spur New Business … Read More

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  Pitt Tells Student Groups Not to Use Pitt in Their Names; Inside Higher Ed, September 13, 2019 Elin Johnson, Inside Higher Ed; Pitt Tells Student Groups Not to Use Pitt in Their Names“An emailed statement from communications manager Kevin Zwick read, “Many student organizations already comply with the 10-year-old guidelines, which allow the use of the Pitt and Panther names in ways that don’t imply that the … Source: Intellectual Property and “Open” Movements BlogPublished on 2019-09-14By Kip Currier, … Read More

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  New CC T-Shirt! (Inspired by a Letter from a 5th Grader) Creative Commons gets letters and phone calls and emails from all around the world. People write to share their work, call to get advice on how to use the licenses, and email to complain and … Source: Creative CommonsPublished on 2019-09-13By Ryan Merkley EPA argues its blog isn’t public information, won’t change post Possibly lost in the jaw-dropping WTF! statement where the EPA argued its blog isn’t public … Read More

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  Message to the Creative Commons Community Regarding Joi Ito Jeffrey Epstein used his position of power, influence, and wealth to abuse young women and girls. The brief message that follows relates to matters that are inconsequential in comparison to the pain of the survivors, although it connects to broader issues about the society in which that pain was inflicted … Source: Creative CommonsPublished on 2019-09-10By Molly Van Houweling How enamel pins are made? Enamel pins are a small and … Read More

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  How enamel pins are made? Enamel pins are a small and simple accessory that can give your jacket or any other piece of clothes a more polished and suave look. Beyond being just plain clothing ornaments, a lot of enamel pins can also be valuable collectibles, with some pieces even commanding prices of a few … Source: Scholarly Open AccessPublished on 2019-09-07By Stef Brezgov Welcome to the Newest Members of the Creative Commons Team! We’ve added two new awesome … Read More

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