Data licensing guidance from around the web
Licensing Open Data: A Practical Guide
A practical guide to licences, and to some of the issues associated with licensing open data. The work was produced by Jisc. Topics covered include:
- Legal constraints to achieving open data
- Open data licences
- How open are so-called ‘open’ licences?
- When might open licences not be appropriate?
How to License Research Data
A how-to guide from the Digital Curation Centre.
Licensing Your Data
Part of the CESSDA Data Management Expert Guide.
How Do I License My Research Data?
FAQs for researchers on how to license research data, from OpenAIRE.
A guide to applying a licence to your data, including links to tools to help you select the appropriate licence.
OSF Support: Licensing
An overview of licensing research data and materials, from the Center for Open Science.
The Turing Way: Data Licenses
A guide to some of the licences commonly used for data.
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