OASPA is pleased to publish this guest post on the subject of open data and data sharing, co-authored by Fiona Murphy and Bob Samors. The post provides helpful practical advice drawn from a wealth of resources, to enable publishers and editors to play a key role in the important movement to make data accessible.
Authors: Fiona Murphy, Murphy Mitchell Consulting Ltd and Bob Samors, Coordination Officer – Belmont Forum e-Infrastructures and Data Management Project
As the global Open/FAIR Data movement continues to gather momentum, we are seeing increasing signs of convergence among the various segments of the data ecosystem (researchers, funders, publishers, data training and service providers), and across various disciplines.
Link to the full text here.