Want more details about some part of open data? Here are some great resources:
- Open Data Policy Guidelines covers specifics from a policy & government perspective.
- Open Government Data: Licensing explains the finer details of how different types of data can and should be licensed
- Open Data Guide provides suggestions about formats & precedent relevant to specific types of data
- Creative Commons has produced tested, well-explained licenses for creative works and data.
- Open Data Guide by Mark J. Headd covers many topics in more detail.
Want more detail about certain opinions in the text?
- Clean Sheet: How to release data and statistics in spreadsheets
- The Debate Over APIs and Open Government
- MS-Word is Not a document exchange format