All disciplines should follow the geosciences and demand best practice for publishing and sharing data, argue Shelley Stall and colleagues.
This year survey to discover global attitudes towards open data is now open, organized by Digital Science, in association with Figshare and Springer Nature.
This course will introduce the trainees to important concepts of data stewardship. We start with a general introduction covering the data life cycle, the FAIR principles and a definition of data stewardship and data stewards.
The Call for Nominations for the 2019 WDS Data Stewardship Award is now open until 29 July 2019.
The “Workshop to build terminology framework for FAIR data competency” is held at the CODATA Headquarters in Paris, France from May 20-21. This event will be done in conjunction with the EOSCPilot FAIR4S service.
A blog-post from Barbara Sierman, chair of the Open Preservation FoundationOPF Board
Press Communication - April 2019
14th March saw the launch of the FAIRsFAIR initiative which aims to contribute towards the culture change needed to increase the production and use of data that are findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) in the European Open Science Cloud