Creative Commons

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Creative Commons is a non-profit organization that provides free tools that let authors, scientists, artists, and educators easily mark their creative work with the freedoms they want it to carry. Creative commons offers a set of licenses with differing freedoms for use by authors. See Wikipedia article for general info.

You can find complete information on the website of the Creative Commons Organization

OpenStreetMap changed license on 12 September 2012. Any data downloaded before then is licensed under CC-BY-SA 2.0. See the Legal FAQ/CC-BY-SA Archive. Also see Ccbysa fork (mostly of only history interest).