Course Terms of Use

All Saylor Academy courses are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License. For licensing purposes, a "course" is defined as the structure, syllabus, learning outcomes, unit descriptions, and the framing text that accompanies resources curated from third parties. That excludes the third party resources themselves, including the following resources used in this course, which contain the individual licenses listed below:

Writing Commons Resources:

Pavel Zemliansky's Methods of Discovery: A Guide to Research Writing:

Utah State University Resources:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Writing Center Resources:

Wikipedia Resources:

Wikibooks Resources:

WikiEducator Resources:

Connexions Resources:

  • Attributed to Connexions and Rice University
  • Licensed under CC BY 4.0
  • Original versions can be found here:

Handbook for Writers:

Writing for Success:

Khan Academy Resources:

John Muir's The Yosemite:

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