FAQ's Terms of Use

How should we display credit if we use data under the CC-BY license?

Category: Terms of Use

Inaccordance with CC License Attribution 2.1 Japan(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.1/jp/), the source should be explicitly indicated in the following manner inthe case of using any work that requires the specification of the source. (Inthe square brackets ([ ]), enter the Publisher and the name of the resource asshown in the metadata of the dataset.)

 

(1)    Whendata is replicated without editing or processing

[DatasetPublisher], [Resource Name], CC License Attribution 2.1 Japan(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.1/jp/), Terms of Use of the DataCatalog Site (http://www/data.go.jp/terms-of-use/terms-of-use/)

 

(2)    Whenthe data is edited or processed before use

Thiswork has been modified from the work specified below. (Note: The term "work"should be replaced as appropriate with "application," "database,"etc., according to the content created.)

[DatasetPublisher], [Resource Name], CC License Attribution 2.1 Japan(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.1/jp/), Terms of Use of the DataCatalog Site (https://www.data.go.jp/terms-of-use/terms-of-use/)

 

Note: Instead of indicatingthe license URL as text, it is possible to incorporate a hyperlink into, forexample, the text string of "CC License Attribution 2.1 Japan".