CrossRef and DataCite work to accelerate the adoption of DOIs for data publication and citation

(10 November 2014, Oxford, UK)  With 75 milion DOIs between them, DataCite and CrossRef have agreed to collaborate to: Enhance the interoperability of their respective systems in order to make it easier for publishers, data centres, libraries and third parties to integrate with the scholarly DOI ecosystem; Provide comprehensive support for interlinking between articles and data; Develop open APIs and open source tools to surface citations and other relationships between publications and data sets; Integrate into their services other existing scholarly communications initiatives such as ORCID and CrossRef’s FundRef; and Develop systems, workflows and best practices for using DOIs to reference large, highly granular and dynamic data.

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