Creative Commons’ ccRel vocabulary published

Creative Commons has published a member submission by W3C: “ccREL: The Creative Commons Rights Expression Language”. The document introduces the Creative Commons Rights Expression Language (ccREL), the vocabulary recommended by Creative Commons for machine-readable expression of copyright licensing terms and related information. The language is based on RDF and the document also includes recommendations on how to encode ccRel information in different formats.

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Ivan Herman is the leader of the Digital Publishing Activity at W3C. For more details, see

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