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Re: Data citation principles

From: Eric Stephan <ericphb@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:40:21 -0800
Message-ID: <CAMFz4jjZTj=ebh7j2=USid8hB8RoHKhEga1RWnekU9-aX7mm1w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Cc: Public DWBP WG <public-dwbp-wg@w3.org>

Yes, this is highly relevant to our group.  Phil shared these
activities with me some time ago, and I highly recommend that members
of our group review these principles and comments that correspond to
the review for themselves.

>From our working group perspective it is my hope that we could use
these principles at some level in helping develop our data usage
vocabulary at some point in the future.

Thanks for sharing,


On Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 1:48 AM, Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I have been part of an international group that developed a set of 'Data citation principles' to be used in scholarly communications when referring to data. The group did a good job (I believe) in synthesizing a number of independent initiatives that existed before (see http://www.force11.org/node/4785 for the list of participants). The principles are here:
> http://www.force11.org/datacitation
> I guess this is very relevant to this group as a background information.
> There is also the possibility of 'endorsing' those principles; this can be done either as individuals or as institutions:
> http://www.force11.org/datacitation/endorsements
> Any endorsement is of course welcome (the page opened yesterday, so the number of endorsement is still low at this moment:-) The more the merrier:-)
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