All content for ALiEMU is copyrighted and owned by the institution or organization that wrote the content. For example, as the create of the AIR Series, Academic Life in Emergency Medicine, LLC (ALiEM) owns the copyright for the AIR Series. For content created by invited institutions or organizations, the content copyright belongs to them and not ALiEM or ALiEMU. ALiEMU serves as the learning management platform to disseminate the high-quality educational content and amplify its reach.

Under the copyright umbrella, ALiEMU has instituted a Creative Commons license for all of the content:

Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)

In brief, this allows anyone to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, as long as the following criteria are fulfilled:

  1. Attribution: You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
  2. NonCommercial: You may not use the material for commercial purposes.
  3. NoDerivatives: If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you may NOT distribute the modified material.

Although not required, we would love to hear if you do re-use our educational content [contact us] to share in our collective educational win.