We believe passionately in giving back to the community. For over 18 years, Naomi Korn Associates has developed free and openly licensed copyright, licensing and data protection help resources. These are suitable for staff working in cultural heritage, educational and publishing contexts and available under the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike Licence to enable free access and reuse.

Downloadable Templates


Intellectual Property Rights

Sorting out Rights and Permissions

Orphan Works and Risk Management

Creative Commons and Open Content Licensing

Open Data Licensing

  • Open Data Licensing (2012) A short animation about open data licensing created by Naomi Korn as part of OER IPR Support Project funded by Jisc.
  • Licensing Open Data: A practical guide (2011) A briefing paper by Naomi Korn and Charles Oppenheim examining the different types of licences and related issues associated with open data.

Copyright Training Resources

Museums: Copyright and Data Protection

 Data Protection

Online Privacy and Security

  • Online Privacy and Security Guide (2020) Advice and resources for heritage organisations to help them keep information secure and safeguard people’s privacy when working remotely and from home. Produced by Naomi Korn Associates for The National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Legal Compliance and the Workplace

Copyright and Data Protection – Webinar Archive

  • A collection of free copyright and data protection webinars hosted on the Naomi Korn Associates YouTube channel – click here to visit and subscribe.

Click here to visit our training page for all our upcoming copyright and data protection training sessions