Public domain is something that belongs to all people.
For public domain there are no strict rules.
Everyone can use public domain material.
Everyone can use it without paying or ask someone.
Words with same meanings[edit | edit source]
No rights reserved
All rights waived
Out of copyright
Detailed explanation[edit | edit source]
Public domain can enter in many ways.
- the right of the work expires
- the creator quits claims to the material
- the work was created by the government
Public domain have no exclusivity by any person.
The opposite of public domain is copyright material.