WG Data Citation - RDA 13th Plenary Meeting

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10 Jan 2019
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Meeting title
Adoption Meeting of the WG on Dynamic Data Citation 


Slides presented at the session: https://www.rd-alliance.org/rda-wgdc-p13-slides-philadelphia

Collaborative session noteshttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1Xnu_iSNA4nJDTO5GoCTfuJEiLC8INGU-doo5_lWkKlM/edit 


Meeting Location: Commonwealth B


Short introduction describing the scope of the group and if any previous activities
The RDA Working Group on Data Citation (WG-DC) aims to bring together agroup of experts to discuss the issues, requirements, advantages and shortcomings of existing approaches for efficiently identifying and citing subsets of data. The final recommendation sof the WGDC  in the short form of a 2-page flyer are available at:  https://www.rd-alliance.org/recommendations-working-group-data-citation-revision-oct-20-2015.html (http://dx.doi.org/10.15497/RDA00016). A slightly more extended Description of Recommendations is available at: Bulletin of the IEEE Technical Committee on Digital Libraries, 12:1, 2016. http://www.ieee-tcdl.org/Bulletin/v12n1/papers/IEEE-TCDL-DC-2016_paper_1.pdf. Webinar recordings as well as slide sets and supporting papers by adopters presenting their experience in implementing the recommendations are collected at the RDA WGDC webinar page at https://www.rd-alliance.org/group/data-citation-wg/webconference/webconference-data-citation-wg.html


The WGDC has now moved on into an adoption phase, supporting numerous data centers in implementing these recommendations and collecting feedback and lessons learned on the way.


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Meeting objectives

  • Discussing feedback from adopters
  • Identifying the next steps forward, adaptations required, etc.


Meeting agenda

Draft Program for the WG meeting

1. Short description of the WG recommendations (for newcomers)
2. Report on standardisation process
3. Brief reports on use cases
4. Collaboration with other WGs and IGs, questions concerning data versioning
5. Other issues, future of the WG


Target audience
- Data Center Operators wishing to provide precise identification and citation services
- Researchers wanting to encourage their data center operators to provide data identification and citation services


Group chair serving as contact person:
Andreas Rauber


Type of meeting:
Informative meeting


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