Creative Commons Licences at the DAAD

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The following licences are available:

Attribution & Sources

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Translations (only for CC BY 4.0)

If you create a translation of this work, please also add the following disclaimer along with the attribution to future versions of this work:

“This translation was not created by the DAAD. The DAAD shall not be liable for any content or error in this translation.”