- ^ Geekzone: Microsoft announces expansion of Shared Source Initiative
- ^ Open vs. Closed Source Software. scienceinafrica.co.za. January 2004.
- ^ ZDNet Definition for: Closed Source. ZDNet. "Proprietary software owned by one organization. The term is typically used only in discussions that contrast open source software with proprietary software"
- Open Source at Microsoft
- Microsoft Shared Source Initiative Home Page
- Microsoft Shared Source Basics
- List of Microsoft Shared Source Licensing Programs