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This is a project of the [[Public Geospatial Data Committee]]
 
This is a project of the [[Public Geospatial Data Committee]]
  
The right to reuse and redistribute publically accessible bodies of data needs to be clear. This group  
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The right to reuse and redistribute publically accessible bodies of data needs to be clear. This group can help provide guidelines for public geodata licensing, both of community-contributed and state-collected bodies of data.
  
 
== Focus ==
 
== Focus ==
  
* Provision of clear guidelines for licenses, and the implications of the use of those licenses, for people contributing data to geospatial web / GSDI efforts.
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* Provision of clear guidelines for licenses, and the implications of their uses, for people contributing data to geospatial web / GSDI efforts.
* Potential work on an LPGL license to complement the [[
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* Potential work on a draft LPGL license to complement the draft [http://cemml.carleton.ca:8080/OGUG/pgl/ PGL]
 
   
 
   
 
== Participants ==
 
== Participants ==

Revision as of 13:40, 22 March 2006

This is a project of the Public Geospatial Data Committee

The right to reuse and redistribute publically accessible bodies of data needs to be clear. This group can help provide guidelines for public geodata licensing, both of community-contributed and state-collected bodies of data.

Focus

  • Provision of clear guidelines for licenses, and the implications of their uses, for people contributing data to geospatial web / GSDI efforts.
  • Potential work on a draft LPGL license to complement the draft PGL

Participants

Existing and related projects

References

See Also