Using Content

The content provided by Genome BC’s Geneskool is shared on a
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 (CC BY-NC-SA) licence.

This means you are free to:

Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format.

Adapt* — remix, transform, and build upon the material.


The licensor cannot revoke these freedoms as long as you follow the license terms.


The terms of this licence are:

Attributionyou must give appropriate credit to Genome BC’s Geneskool™, provide a link to this website where possible, and indicate if changes were made. You may make changes in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests Genome BC endorses you or your use of our content.

Non-commercial — You may not use our material for commercial purposes.

ShareAlike — If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original.

No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.


*Adaptation within this licence extends only to the content created by Genome BC’s Geneskool. This does not include stock images, which may be included within our materials.

You do not have to comply with the license for elements of the material in the public domain or where your use is permitted by an applicable exception or limitation.

No warranties are given. The license may not give you all of the permissions necessary for your intended use. For example, other rights such as publicity, privacy, or moral rights may limit how you use the material.

If you are unsure whether something is available to share and use under our CC BY-NC-SA licence, please contact us.

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