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Here we write about the World of the Commons. Follow Changes to this Site or Recent Changes to find out what we are Currently Working On.

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The commons is the cultural and natural resources accessible to all members of a society, including natural materials such as air, water, and a habitable earth. These resources are held in common, not owned privately - wikipedia

The Commons is not a singular thing. There are many diverse forms of commons. Here we collect them together so that they can learn from and inform each other.

Here we list all the Commons Sites we know of in the federation that concentrate mainly on the commons.

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Here we list a number of sites and resources about the various forms of the commons. This page helps us track Changes to the Commons:

In computing, linked data (often capitalized as Linked Data) describes a method of publishing structured data so that it can be interlinked and become more useful through semantic queries - wikipedia

Science Commons (SC) was a Creative Commons project for designing strategies and tools for faster, more efficient web-enabled scientific research.