New collection with GBIF CSIC datasets [26/01/2022]
At the end of 2021, the 80 datasets contributed by 16 CSIC centers and institutes to the international biodiversity infrastructure GBIF were added to DIGITAL.CSIC. All the datasets are open access and contain information on the presence of a large number of biological species, predominantly from the Iberian Peninsula and the Balearic Islands, but also from elsewhere. This collection will be updated periodically on DIGITALCSIC
New CSIC Abierto Issue [25/11/2021]
The new issue of CSIC Abierto has been released and this time the focus is put on the second edition of CSIC Open Access Mandate Monitor and institutional support library services. The issue also features the rapid rise of preprints, Open Research Europe publication platform, EOSC related ESCAPE project and openMTA through interviews to CSIC researchers across different fields. A section about DIGITAL.CSIC news and training resources complete it.
FESABID statement about the transposition of European Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market [11/11/2021]
The Spanish community of libraries, museums, archives and similar centers observes serious contradictions in the reform of the Intellectual Property Law and criticizes the lack of dialogue and transparency in the process of transposition of the European Directive. Certain provisions generate great legal uncertainty or go against articles of the European text, for example, those relating to text and data mining. Read the full release.