31 Oct 2019

Applying FAIR principles to historical data

The idea came up while participating in the Working Group (WG): FAIR Data Maturity Model, that took place the first day of the 14th RDA Plenary in Helsinki. One of the opposing views that were discussed during the WG was related to machine-processable data versus human access. The question posed was: “FAIRness requires data to be machine-processable or human access to data can also be considered FAIR”?

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