Research Core Dataset
German Council of Science and Humanities Fraunhofer FIT
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Research Core Dataset (release 1.0) published and recommended by the German Council of Science and Humanities for implementation

The recommendations of the German Council of Science and Humanities for the RCD (document in German) and the respective press release (document in German) are now publicly available.

The first release (release 1.0) of the Research Core Dataset, the final report as well as further information on the project results can be found on this website.

Forum Research Core Dataset – Presentation of the beta version

On 27 July 2015, the project representatives organised a forum to present and discuss the results of the standardisation project on the basis of the beta version of the Research Core Dataset, which was published in June 2015. The forum offered the possibility for interested stakeholders to discuss key aspects of the specification and potential areas of application. The event brought together interested representatives of the German science system and provided a platform to discuss contents, elements, potential use and further development of the Research Core Dataset.

International Forum in Berlin – Standardisation of Research Information: International Experiences and Insights

On 27 January 2014, the iFQ hosted a forum with international experts to discuss perspectives on the implementation of national research information systems. The aim of the forum was to initiate an exchange of experience on the national and international level with interested representatives of different research systems

Renowned speakers from six countries shared their expertise in different approaches and strategies for the standardisation and harmonisation of research information.

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