FamilySearch Wiki:Copyrights

From FamilySearch Wiki
Revision as of 16:38, 14 February 2012 by Cottrells (talk | contribs) (spacing)

Jump to: navigation, search
Green check.png This page explains a policy, a widely accepted standard that all contributors should normally follow.

Please visit the talk page to add comments or suggestions for further development of the policy.

copyright symbol
public domain symbol

Usage of this site is governed by the FamilySearch Conditions of Use. Contributions of any kind, are governed by the Creative Commons license. Before placing any copyrighted material on this site be sure to review the Creative Commons license and make sure that if you are not the copyright holder that you have permission from the copyright holder to contribute the copyrighted material.

Materials which infringe on copyrights must not be added. Only copyright owners may place copyrighted materials on the Research Wiki unless the contributor has received the written consent of the copyright owner. Materials from other Creative Commons sites (look for the Creative Commons icon at the bottom of each page on the site) can be placed on this site without concern. Care should be taken to always properly attribute sources. When there are infrigements, that information will be deleted from the page.


  • The {{Copyright}} template may be added to a page to inform the reader and editors of the page that the content appears to contain copyrighted material.
  • Make the editors concerned aware of the Research Wiki guideline to Link, don’t copy

External links