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DataCite's 10 year anniversary: and the award goes to...

Helena Cousijn
On April 1, DataCite organized its yearly member meeting and General Assembly. This year it was not just a chance to present and discuss DataCite’s current activities, but also a celebration as we look back on 10 very successful DataCite years!

Announcing schema 4.2

Robin Dasler & Madeleine de Smaele
The DataCite Metadata Schema is the basis for the metadata you submit to DataCite. It tells you the available fields and structure for your metadata records, and it’s what we validate against to make sure everything is as it should be. The metadata...

Usage Stats for datasets: now available in DataCite Search

Robin Dasler
Those of you attending the recent General Assembly might have heard us talk about how DataCite is at a crossroads. We’ve spent the last several years building and honing the infrastructure necessary to make it simple for institutions to create and...

Using Jupyter Notebooks with GraphQL and the PID Graph

Martin Fenner
Two weeks ago DataCite announced the pre-release version of a GraphQL API [Fenner (2019)]. GraphQL simplifies complex queries that for example want to retrieve information about the authors, funding and data citations for a dataset with a DataCite...

Tracking the Growth of the PID Graph

Martin Fenner
The connections between scholarly resources generated by persistent identifiers (PIDs) and associated metadata form a graph: the PID Graph [Fenner & Aryani (2019)]. We developed this PID Graph concept in the EC-funded FREYA project, and have identified...

Fabrica Update: Introducing Repositories

Robin Dasler

10 years of DataCite - How it all began

Jan Brase
As part of our 10-year anniversary, we want to tell you the story of how DataCite was founded 10 years ago. Therefore, we approached several people ‘who were there’ to tell you their part of the story. This is the first guest blog post by Jan Brase...

Hear us ROR! Announcing our first prototype and next steps

Maria Gould
What has hundreds of heads, 91,000 affiliations, and roars like a lion? If you guessed the Research Organization Registry community, you’d be absolutely right! Last month was a big and busy one for the ROR project team: we released a working API and...

Work through your PID problems on the PID Forum

Rachael Lammey, Alice Meadows & Helena Cousijn
As self-confessed PID nerds, we’re big fans of persistent identifiers. However, we’re also conscious that the uptake and use of PIDs isn’t a done deal, and there are things that challenge how broadly these are adopted by the community. At PIDapalooza...

DOIs, Data, and Dedication: DataCite ED Trisha Cruse retires

John Chodacki
It is with mixed feelings that I announce that our Executive Director, Trisha Cruse, plans to retire later this year. I’m sad that Trisha will be leaving us, grateful for all the work Trisha has done for DataCite, but also happy that our friend and colleague will be able to take on new life adventures.

DataCite needs better member data: update your information in DOI Fabrica

Helena Cousijn & Patricia Cruse
At the end of last year we conducted the first DataCite member survey. And one of the things you told us is that relevant information doesn’t always reach you. This is obviously really important to us, so we immediately put it on our 2019 roadmap....

Job announcement: DataCite is looking for an Executive Director

John Chodacki
Following the announcement of Trisha Cruse’s retirement, DataCite has started its search for a dynamic, committed, and entrepreneurial Executive Director to build on our exceptional record of providing first-class services to the research community...

Upcoming Changes to DOI Content Negotiation

Martin Fenner
DOI content negotiation is one of the oldest DataCite services, launched in 2012. Content negotiation makes it easy to fetch DataCite metadata in other metadata formats, for example BibTeX or schema.org, or as formatted citation in one of more than...

After 10 years of DataCite, Adam Farquhar says goodbye

Adam Farquhar
This is a guest blog post by Adam Farquhar, Deputy President of the DataCite Board. With this blog post, I wanted to let you know that, after a full decade, I will be stepping down from the DataCite Board. I’ve served as President or Deputy President...

OAI-PMH Service Updates

Richard Hallett

What you told us: the DataCite member survey

Helena Cousijn
As a membership organization, our members are our most important source of information. We try to stay in touch with all our members, look for them at conferences, and take all input seriously. However, to date we hadn’t gathered structured feedback...

Test prefix 10.5072 retiring June 1

Robin Dasler
At the end of last year, we made significant changes to how testing works for our Members and Clients. We re-introduced a completely separate test system and did away with testing within the production account. We think these changes will ultimately...

A Lens on DataCite Open Hours

Mary Hirsch
As a membership organization we take our community engagement activities very seriously. We jump at the chance to interact with our members, whether it be at conferences, steering group meetings, our general assembly, or during DataCite Open Hours.

Identify your affiliation with Metadata Schema 4.3

Robin Dasler & Madeleine de Smaele
The DataCite Metadata Schema is the basis for the metadata you submit to DataCite. It tells you the available fields and structure for your metadata records. Many of our members have told us that they’d really like to be able to include affiliation...

The DataCite Membership model: consortia, repositories, and more

Helena Cousijn
As a membership organization, members are at the core of everything we do. Understanding our members and ensuring good 2-way communication is therefore extremely important. Over the last year, we have been working on clarifying and aligning DataCite...

DataCite welcomes Matt Buys as Executive Director

John Chodacki
Earlier this year, we announced the retirement of our Executive Director, Trisha Cruse. After an extensive search, led by DataCite’s Executive Board, we are proud to announce that Matt Buys will join DataCite as Executive Director beginning October...

DataCite switches to Globus for Authentication

Martin Fenner

Affiliation Facet - New in DataCite Search

Robin Dasler

Data Repository Selection: Which Criteria Matter?

Susanna Sansone, Peter McQuilton & Helena Cousijn

Registration Year

  • 2019
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Resource Types

  • Text
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Affiliations

  • DataCite
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  • California Digital Library
    4
  • Delft University of Technology
    2
  • Crossref
    2
  • ORCID
    2
  • University of Göttingen
    1
  • Swinburne University
    1
  • German National Library of Science and Technology
    1