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Re: GIS Data

From: Antti \ <antti.poikola@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2011 18:02:43 +0300
Message-ID: <CAPW_oUrUOsJdxhXX8zm1H+enbT8bso7M5nzNXpS2YQN+=cqJcg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brian Gryth <briangryth@gmail.com>
Cc: eGovIG IG <public-egov-ig@w3.org>
Hi,

Some pointers from Finland and UK



> 1) Can anyone point me to a government that releases/posts GIS data for
> download with no or minimal restriction?
>

Finland - National Land Survey of Finland -
http://www.maanmittauslaitos.fi/en/node/6563
Finland - Helsinki -
http://www.hri.fi/fi/data/paakaupunkiseudun-aluejakokartat/    (districts of
Helsinki metroarea, KML, description in Finnish)
UK - http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/products/os-opendata.html


> 2) Can anyone point me to examples of GIS licensing agreement?
>

Finland - National Land Survey of Finland -
http://www.maanmittauslaitos.fi/en/node/6566
Finland - Helsinki - http://www.hri.fi/lisenssit/kmo-aluejakorajat/
(districts of Helsinki metroarea, KML, license in Finnish)
UK - http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/products/os-opendata.html



On 9 September 2011 19:56, Brian Gryth <briangryth@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hey all,
>
> I apologize if you already received this e-mail from the Open Knowledge
> Open Government list,  but I am researching the release of GIS data with or
> without a licensing agreement.  I have two questions/requests:
>
> 1) Can anyone point me to a government that releases/posts GIS data for
> download with no or minimal restriction?
> 2) Can anyone point me to examples of GIS licensing agreement?
>
> Any example will be helpful, but examples within the United State would be
> best.  I am dealing with a city in the US.
>
> Thanks,
> Brian
>



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