The role of OA in Expert Commentary and Adoptability: Process and Tools

The role of OA in Expert Commentary and Adoptability: Process and Tools

  • Current process
    • As candidate recommendations appear, the secretariat (TAB liaison or OAB liaison) to notify the whole OA about the recommendations. OA members can disseminate the news in their organisations or networks
    • RDA Secretariat (Secretary General and/or Fotis) with the help of the OAB Chairs to discuss what expertise is available in the OA and make a suggestion for private OAB to comment.
    • After convergence inside the private OAB, Fotis to send messages to the suggested organisations to provide expert commentary with emphasis on adoptability and the status of actual adoption.
    • Assigned OA members can also use external experts to help them and the OA members can write up a summary after discussing with them. The same can be done when there is no clear expertise inside the OA.
    • Note: Commentaries should be representing both the organisation area and the individual expertise

  • Similar process for new WGs
  • Templates (Latest versions)
  • OA Commentator expertise and interest: RDA form (requires RDA login).
  • Rewards/acknowledgement process:
    • Letter of acknowledgement/formal recognition from Secretary General.
    • Recommendations to appear on ORCID profile (on-going discussions).
  • Tracking sheet of OA commentaries
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