External resources

Copyright in education and Open Access

Open Access

Publishing and second publication right

Swiss websites / ressources

International websites / ressources

  • A comparison between the second publication right in several EU countries and the Italian attempt to introduce it: webinar recording made by reCreating Europe, project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme
  • A checklist-tool to discover what you need to know when assessing whether or not a publisher is suitable for your research

Creative Commons licenses

Video resources

Creative Commons licences explained                    
Creative Commons – what, how, why
How to use CC to find free images, audio and video

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International Websites

Free and Open Source Software Licenses

Introduction Videos

Definitions of Free & Open Source Software

Free and Open Source Software Licenses

Copyright and Data protection

UNESCO’s first global guidance on GenAI in education, published on the 7th of September 2023.

Other resources related to Copyright


Copyright in general

Swiss websites / resources:

  • 9 Videos on YouTube, in German, made by Prof. Dr. Alfred Früh, Universität Basel, Juristische Fakultät, Zentrum für Life Sciences-Recht

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Publishing on Social Media

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Data Protection


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