License

All the materials we create are licensed to you under a [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/](Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License), which is a Free Culture License.

Basically this license grants you:

  1. Freedom to use the work itself.
  2. Freedom to use the information in the work for any purpose, even commercially.
  3. Freedom to share copies of the work for any purpose, even commercially.
  4. Freedom to make and share remixes and other derivatives for any purpose.

You need to attribute the original creator of the materials, and all derivatives need to be shared under the same license. There’s more on the topic of free culture on the Creative Commons website.

Attribution of derivative works

If you create a derivative work, the license requires you to attribute them. A good attribution contains title, author, source and license, like this:

This work, “[name of your work here]”, is a derivative of “Sociocracy 3.0 – All Patterns Explained” by James Priest and Bernhard Bockelbrink, used under CC BY. “[name of your work]” is licensed under CC BY by [your name].

If you include our materials in your websites or documents, you can attribute them like this:

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You can find out more about attribution on the Creative Commons’ page about best practices for attribution.