DIGITAL.CSIC Celebrates International Open Access Week 2016 [24/10/2016]
Under the theme "Open in Action", this year's International Open Access Week (October 24-30) encourages all stakeholders to take concrete steps to make their own work more openly available and encourage others to do the same. DIGITAL.CSIC has released hottest new services to help CSIC scientific community enable open access to their publications, other research outputs and research data more easily.
Slides of Open Data Workshop Out [21/10/2016]
DIGITAL.CSIC Technical Office delivered a hands-on training workshop about open data management for CSIC scientific and technical staff on October 17-19, 2016. You can already download the slides of Management, open access and preservation of research data (2016) and Tools to curate, visualize and reuse open data.
COAR “Resource Type” Controlled Vocabulary Released [05/10/2016]
COAR has released its "Resource Type” Controlled Vocabulary for Open Access Repositories, version 1.1. This vocabulary standardizes the different types of content available in repositories (and other scholarly systems) to enhance cross-repository interoperability. It is currently available in 12 languages - English, Catalan, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish. The vocabulary supports a hierarchical model that relates narrower and broader concepts and is mapped to terms and concepts of similar vocabularies and dictionaries.