What Can I Do with This? Indicators of Usage Rights in the User Interface

« (…)  Creative Commons (CC) licenses are the predominant mechanism for communicating usage rights; however, finding the CC license information — or being confident that there is not any — can be a challenge. Today we report on a project to investigate how publisher platforms represent CC licenses for OA and non-OA journal articles. We looked at how publishing platforms indicate usage rights for articles in results displays as well as in full-text formats. (…) »

source > scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org, Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Annika Deutsch, 2 mai 2023