Group Mailing list Archive

19 May 2020

CURE-FAIR case statement for review

Dear colleagues,

The CURE-FAIR Working Group Case Statement is under community review until June 15, 2020.

The goal of the WG is to establish guidelines and standards for curating for reproducible and FAIR data and code. The WG aims to engage with RDA groups working on related and complementary projects, and we invite you to review the document and provide feedback.

18 May 2020

Invitation to review Case Statement

Dear all,

The newly formed working group FAIR for research Software (FAIR4RS) WG and its steering committee invites you to review and provide feedback on our submitted Case Statement before June 11, 2020. We intend to make all the documentation public, and continue to seek feedback at various points during the life of the working group.

30 Apr 2020

[Announce]: biblatex-software, a bibliography style for software artifacts

Dear all,
this message is to announce the availability of the *biblatex-software*
package, that adds support for properly managing software entries in
bibliographies for BibLaTeX users. You can find it on CTAN at:
*biblatex-software* introduces four specific bibliographic entries for
describing respectively *software, software versions, software modules and

25 Mar 2020

[software-source-code-ig][scid] [softwarecitation] The joint RDA & FORCE11 Software Source Code Identification WG session- March 27th at 2pm UTC

- Hello all,
- During these complicated times, RDA has decided to continue the RDA
Plenary online with the following programme:
- We have scheduled the Software Source Code Identification WG session this
Friday (March 27th) from 2 pm to 3.30 pm UTC.
The goal of this session is *collecting and specifying use cases* and

20 Mar 2020

[software-source-code-ig][scid] The CodeMeta generator

Hi all,
After a successful SSC IG meeting today, I am also happy to share some good
Software Heritage has contributed the CodeMeta Generator to the community,
and we are excited to continue collaborating on software metadata in the
scholarly ecosystem.
You can read more on our blog post [1
We invite you to contribute to the development of this Open Source tool on
the dedicated repository [2
If you want to easily create a codemeta.json file, the tool is hosted on
the CodeMeta site [3 ].

17 Mar 2020

Re: [software-source-code-ig][scid] Plenary 15 reading materials FAIR4Software session and use cases for SCID session

Dear all,
I have some good news, we are maintaining the SSC IG FAIR for software
We are planing 2 sessions this week, to accommodate timezones.
Join us :
- (Tonight!) Wednesday March 18th 2.30PM AEDT-GMT+11
- Friday March 20th at 12PM CET-GMT+1
Notes will be shared for both sessions on this document: