Linked Content Coalition launches online rights framework | C2M : veille Digital Media | Scoop.it

A collaboration between different parts of the global creative industry, under the umbrella of the Linked Content Coalition (LCC), has resulted in the creation of an technical Framework to make it possible to manage and access online rights information seamlessly across all types of media and content, whether text, image, sound or audio-visual.

The LCC Framework includes the Rights Reference Model (RRM) together with radical Best Practice Principles for using identifiers and communicating information about rights through supply chains. According to the LCC, this marks a highly significant development that brings together for the first time licensing data models and languages for all kinds of content.