All CC variants above can be combined with the NC module ( or „non-commercial use only“; commercialuse requires additional approval ). This leads to six possible CC variants altogether, this being the additi-onal three:
Only these two license variants are certifed to be ree licenses in the meaning o reedomdefned.org and are thus suitableto make sure works licensed under stay re-usable.
Apart rom requiring reerences to the author(s),rights holder(s), source o the work and the licensetext itsel, this CC variant puts no urther restrictionson the user. She can use the work reely and edit itin any thinkable way. Thereore, using the work inremixes and mashups is allowed.
ATTRIBUTION – SHARE ALIKE (BY SA)
Just like BY, this CC variant allows all kinds o re-useand editing, even or commercial purposes. Ho-wever, all edited versions o the work (derivatives)must, i they are published or distributed, be availa-ble under this very same license.
ATTRIBUTION –NO DERIVATIVES
This CC variant does not allowthe work to be edited. Com-mercial uses are allowed.
There‘s an additional legal tool called CC0 (CCzero) or setting a work ree without anyspecifc conditions. CC0 thus is a complete waiver o copyright and related rights.. Thisis meant to help creatives to voluntarily place works in the „Public Domain“. According to Creative Com-mons, this tool is especially suitable or databases.