Topics & Answers to questions
How to choose a license
- Licenses comparison: Licenses sorted by the number of conditions, from most (GNU AGPLv3) to none (Unlicense).
- EU licensing assistant: JLA, a unique tool allowing everyone to compare and select open licences based on their content.
- License compatabilities at Wikipedia
Why assign (open) licenses
- The Whys and Hows of Licensing Scientific Code, AstroBetter Blog
- Towards FAIR principles for research software, paper
- License choice for matplotlib - Why BSD compatible?
Contributors license agreements
- Relicensing yt from GPLv3 to BSD, blog comment
- ASCL Software licensing resources: List of informative, interesting (or both!) writings about software licensing.
Conferences and workshops
- Copyright and Licensing session @WOSSL (Workshop on Open-Source Software Lifecycles in the ESCAPE project)
- Licensing Astrophysics Codes session at AAS 225