Please add ODbL licence as an option

Hi - as well as the CC data licences, in order to publish database data, I would request Figshare to support the "open database licence" ODbL please. It is an accepted licence under the Open Data Commons, and is famously used by OpenStreetMap. Here's a link to the licence info: It is particularly important, because there is already at least one project on Figshare which has re-published OpenStreetMap data. Under the terms of the ODbL, the data they've released must be licenced under that same licence. Thanks
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Hi Dan,

Thanks for the request. We will investigate this license and potentially add.


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