Each collection PA Digital harvests must include a valid rights statement. PA Digital offers rights resources and training for help in determining the proper rights statements for items in your collection.

PA Digital Rights Statement Selection Tool: This interactive infographic allows institutions to identify the correct rightsstatement.org statement or Creative Commons license for their items & collections. Click the image to view or download the PDF version.


PA Digital modules & webinars: these modules and webinars introduce important and difficult concepts, such as copyright, and introduce users to rightsstatements.org, a website that offers standardized rights statements.

All materials Attribution CC-BY.

We recommend consulting additional resources on rights, copyright, and creative commons licenses such as these: