The KiCad libraries are licensed under the link:https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/legalcode[Creative Commons CC-BY-SA 4.0 License], with the following exception:
The KiCad libraries are licensed under the [Creative Commons CC-BY-SA 4.0 License](https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/legalcode), with the following exception:
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You can read more about KiCad library licensing [here](http://kicad-pcb.org/libraries/license).
**What does this mean?**
KiCad libraries are licensed in such a way to ensure free use of library data for commercial, closed, and non-commercial projects without restriction. KiCad does not wish to exert any control over designs produced using the library data, or force users to reveal proprietary information contained in their designs. Neither do we wish to force users to attribute the KiCad libraries _within their design_.