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RE: Comments on how to represent licenses in ontologies (and on the licenses themselves)

From: <andrea.perego@ec.europa.eu>
Date: Mon, 6 Mar 2017 09:17:04 +0000
To: <rgarcia@fi.upm.es>, <public-sdw-wg@w3.org>, <vrodriguez@fi.upm.es>
Message-ID: <EDFF15E839F79242AA55B1468C63DDA96C31B0@S-DC-ESTC02-J.net1.cec.eu.int>
Hi, Raúl.

May be worth also having a look here:


IMHO, dct:license is more than enough if you're using a standard licence, or a licence with a proper HTTP URI. But if you need to add things like copyright statement, attribution text, etc., ODRS addresses some of modelling shortcomings in CC.

My two cents


Andrea Perego, Ph.D.
Scientific / Technical Project Officer
European Commission DG JRC
Directorate B - Growth and Innovation
Unit B6 - Digital Economy
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: Raúl García Castro [mailto:rgarcia@fi.upm.es]
>Sent: Monday, March 06, 2017 9:19 AM
>To: public-sdw-wg@w3.org; Víctor Rodríguez Doncel
>Subject: Comments on how to represent licenses in ontologies (and on the
>licenses themselves)
>Dear all,
>I just finished ACTION-274 and updated the wiki with the comments from
>my colleague Víctor Rodríguez Doncel on the representation of licenses
>in the ontologies and on the analysis of both licenses.

>In short:
>* Using cc:license or dct:license is a common practice and suffices.
>* Both licenses are essentially the same (but the OGC one contains a
>Kind regards,
>Dr. Raúl García Castro

>Ontology Engineering Group
>Departamento de Inteligencia Artificial
>Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Informáticos
>Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
>Campus de Montegancedo, s/n - Boadilla del Monte - 28660 Madrid
>Phone: +34 91 336 65 96 - Fax: +34 91 352 48 19

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