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Polar Information Commons (PIC) Rights Badging Tool

The Polar Information Commons (PIC) Rights Badging Tool allows you to use the Creative Commons tools to create a graphic badge. This badge asserts that digital content is available in the Polar Information Commons (PIC) with minimal restrictions and in adherence with community guidelines or norms of behavior for ethical data sharing. Once created, a badge may be placed on a website describing your data set or within the use constraints field of its metadata.

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The Polar Information Commons (PIC) serves as an open, virtual repository for vital scientific data and information about the polar regions, and provides a shared, community-based cyber-infrastructure.