<ali:license_ref> License Reference (NISO ALI)
A URI that is a pointer to a public license or waiver. If the element has content,
it must be a URI.
Permissions and Licensing Elements:
NISO STS has several elements that deal with the usage, permissions, and licensing.
Two of these elements(<ali:free_to_read>
) are provided for users of the NISO Access License and Indicators
(ALI) NISO RP-22-2015 specification. The other element (<license>
) is for more general or supplementary license information.
<ali:free_to_read> — This NISO ALI element is a
simple flag whose presence indicates that the document is free to be read, without
about any additional reuse rights or restrictions. Date attributes can specify when the document is free to be read.
<ali:license_ref> — This NISO ALI
element points to a
public license or waiver. By “public”, NISO ALI means
that the offer is generally and not privately offered. Such a license may be either
<license> — An element from JATS whose
content describes a set of conditions under which the content may be used, accessed,
distributed. This element was provided to hold the license text. The 2015 NISO ALI
to store in the XML document a URI that points to the license instead of the full
license text. For organizations who adopt the NISO ALI recommendation, the
<license> element can be used to hold a short representation of the
license, such as a sentence or two, which is used for display. Alternatively, an organization
can choose not to
implement NISO ALI and to put the text of the license in <license>.
xmlns:ali (fixed value = http://www.niso.org/schemas/ali/1.0)
May be contained in
Text, numbers, or special characters
<license-p>For noncommercial purposes only, this publication may be
reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without prior
permission in writing from the publisher, provided it is reproduced
accurately, the source of the material is identified, and you do not
in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.</license-p>