Adoption of Recommendations

Group

Recommendation - Short description & Impact

Recommendation details

Adopters

Brokering Governance

Sustainable Business Models for Brokering Middleware to support Research Interoperability

Discusses the strengths and weakness of five classes of business models in the context of long-term sustainment of brokering middleware

Recommendation page: https://www.rd-alliance.org/group/brokering-ig-brokering-governance-wg/outcomes/sustainable-business-models-brokering-middleware
  • ICSU/WDS
  • Danube Data Infrastructure
  • GEO-BON
  • SAION

Data Citation

Scalable Dynamic-data Citation Methodology 

Supports accurate citation of data subjected to change, for the efficient processing of data and linking from publications.

Recommendation page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/data-citation-wg/outcomes/data-citation-recommendation.html

Data Description Registry Interoperability

Data Description Registry Interoperability Model

Provides researchers a mechanism to connect datasets in various data repositories based on various models such as co-authorship, joint funding, grants, etc.

Recommendation page: https://www.rd-alliance.org/group/data-description-registry-interoperability-ddri-wg/outcomes/data-description-registry-interoperability

Data Foundation and Terminology

Basic Vocabulary of Foundational Terminology Query Tool

Ensures researchersapply a common core data model when organising their data and thus making data accessible and re-usable

Recommendation page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/data-foundation-and-terminology-wg/outcomes/data-foundation-and-terminology

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15497/06825049-8CA4-40BD-BCAF-DE9F0EA2FADF

Term Definition Tool: http://smw-rda.esc.rzg.mpg.de/index.php/Main_Page

Data Type Registries

Data Type Model and Registry

Ensures data producers classify their data sets in standard data types, allowing data users to automatically identify instruments to process and visualise the data

Recommendation page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/data-type-registries-wg/outcomes/data-type-registries

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15497/A5BCD108-ECC4-41BE-91A7-20112FF77458

Metadata standards directory

Metadata Standards Directory

Enables discovery of metadata standards for documenting research data, regardless of academic discipline, and addresses issues related to coverage, ease of maintenance and sustainability.

Recommendation page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/metadata-standards-directory-wg/outcomes/metadata-standards-directory-working-group-outcome

Github: http://rd-alliance.github.io/metadata-directory/

PID Information Types

Persistent Identifier Type Registry

Defines standard core PID information types to enable simplified verification of data identity and integrity

Recommendation page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/pid-information-types-wg/outcomes/pid-information-types

DOIhttp://dx.doi.org/10.15497/FDAA09D5-5ED0-403D-B97A-2675E1EBE786

API docshttp://smw-rda.esc.rzg.mpg.de/apidocs/

Practical Policy

Machine Actionable Policy Templates

Can be used to enforce management, automate administrative tasks, validate assessment criteria, and automate scientific analyses

Recommendation page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/practical-policy-wg/outcomes/practical-policy

DOIhttp://dx.doi.org/10.15497/83E1B3F9-7E17-484A-A466-B3E5775121CC

RDA/CODATA Summer Schools in Data Science and Cloud Computing in the Developing World 

Framework for Summer Schools in Data Science and Cloud Computing

A framework to run a series of Summer Schools in Data Science and data sharing in low and middle income countries (LMICs).

Recommendation page: https://www.rd-alliance.org/group/rdacodata-summer-schools-data-science-...

CODATA RDA Research Data Science Summer School Teaching Materials: http://bit.ly/2c9xJkG

 

RDA/WDS Publishing Data Bibliometrics

Bibliometric Indicators for Data Publishing

Improvement in quality and frequency of data citations, resulting in an increase in availability, quality of data.

Recommendation page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/rdawds-publishing-data-bibliometrics-wg/outcomes/rdawds-publishing-data-bibliometrics-wg

RDA/WDS Publishing Data Services

An open, Universal literature-data cross-linking service

Improving visibility, discoverability, re-use and reproducibility by bringing existing article/data links together, normalize them using a common schema, and expose the full set as an open service

Recommendation page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/rdawds-publishing-data-services-wg/outcomes/rdawds-publishing-data-services-wg-recommendations

DLI Service http://dliservice.research-infrastructures.eu/#/

Scholix http://www.scholix.org/

RDA/WDS Publishing Data Workflows

Workflows for Research Data Publishing: Models and Key Components

Assists research communities in understanding options for data publishing workflows and increases awareness of emerging standards and best practices. 

Recommendation​​​​​​​ page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/rdawds-publishing-data-workflows-wg/outcomes/rdawds-publishing-data-workflows-wg

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15497/RDA00004

Repository Audit and Certification / DSA–WDS Partnership

Repository Audit and Certification Catalogues

Creates harmonized Common Procedures  for certification of repositories at the basic level, drawing from the procedures already put in place by the Data Seal of Approval (DSA) and the ICSU World Data System (ICSU­WDS)

Recommendation​​​​​​​ page: https://www.rd-alliance.org/group/repository-audit-and-certification-dsa-wds-partnership-wg/outcomes/dsa-wds-partnership

Wheat Data Interoperability

Wheat Data Interoperability Guidelines, Ontologies and User Cases

Helps researchers create, manage and exchange wheat data.

Recommendation​​​​​​​ page: https://rd-alliance.org/group/agriculture-data-ig-igad/outcomes/wheat-data-interoperability-wg.html

 

Wheat data guidelines http://ist.blogs.inra.fr/wdi/

Wheat data vocabularies portal http://agroportal.lirmm.fr/ontologies?filter=WHEAT