<license>

The element license states the license under which the data is distributed and the rights associated with it, EXCLUSIVE of any rights attached to the source.

Diligently check to ensure that the license you have claimed respects the rights of your sources' rightsholders. It is recommended that you license your data under a license that is similar to or more liberal than the one under which your sources have been released.

For more discussion, see the section called “Rights and Licenses” and for a list of standard vocabulary, main.xml# keywords-rights-excluding-sources

Formal Definition

~ed-stamp?, 
   (~inclusion | (<comment>* & 
      
         ((<IRI>+, ~metadata-human) | @which)))

Defined at: TAN-core.rng

Used by: ~head-prelude-core

Example 8.141. <license>

   <head>
      <name>Categories, Aristotle, English translation by E. M. Edghill</name>
      <license>
         <IRI>http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US</IRI>
         <name>Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License</name>
         <desc>Exclusive of rights held and licenses offered by rightsholders of the source or
            sources listed below, this data file, insofar as it constitutes an independent work, is
            licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.</desc>
      </license>
      <licensor who="kalvesmaki"/>
      .........
   </head>


[Note]Note

Taken from ar.cat.eng.1926.edghill.obj

Example 8.142. <license>

   <head>
      <name>Categories, Aristotle, English translation by E. M. Edghill</name>
      <license>
         <IRI>http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US</IRI>
         <name>Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License</name>
         <desc>Exclusive of rights held and licenses offered by rightsholders of the source or
            sources listed below, this data file, insofar as it constitutes an independent work, is
            licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.</desc>
      </license>
      <licensor who="kalvesmaki"/>
      .........
   </head>


[Note]Note

Taken from ar.cat.eng.1926.edghill.sem

Example 8.143. <license>

   <head>
      <name>Categories, Aristotle, French translation by J. Barthélemy Saint-Hilaire</name>
      <license>
         <IRI>http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US</IRI>
         <name>Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License</name>
         <desc>Exclusive of rights held and licenses offered by rightsholders of the source or
            sources listed below, this data file, insofar as it constitutes an independent work, is
            licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.</desc>
      </license>
      <licensor who="kalvesmaki"/>
      .........
   </head>


[Note]Note

Taken from ar.cat.fra.1844.saint-hilaire.sem-native

Example 8.144. <license>

   <head>
      <name>Realignment of Categories, Aristotle, French translation by J. Barthélemy
         Saint-Hilaire</name>
      <license>
         <IRI>http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US</IRI>
         <name>Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License</name>
         <desc>Exclusive of rights held and licenses offered by rightsholders of the source or
            sources listed below, this data file, insofar as it constitutes an independent work, is
            licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.</desc>
      </license>
      <licensor who="kalvesmaki"/>
      .........
   </head>


[Note]Note

Taken from ar.cat.fra.1844.saint-hilaire.sem