October 1, 2013 Leave a comment



The official project closure date was 30th September 2013.

We don’t plan to blog much more but please do feel free to get in touch with any questions as we are still working on research data management.

Valerie McCutcheon

Anna Clements

Categories: C4D

C4D Paper presented at International Conference

September 26, 2013 Leave a comment

Today, the paper,  “CERIF for Datasets (C4D):  Linking and contextualising publications and datasets, and much more…” was presented  by Nikos Houssos  (@nhoussos) at a workshop on Linking and Contextualising Publications and Datasets at the 17th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries: TPDL2013,  Valletta, Malta

Conference details at

The paper is due to be published by Springer in an upcoming edition of “Communications in Computer and Information Science” (CCIS)

Slides available  : TPDL C4D Final

Categories: C4D

ORCID Report Published by Jisc

September 20, 2013 Leave a comment

This report summarises some views on potential uses of the ORCID unique global person identifier and includes linkages to CERIF:


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CERIF For Datasets – Paper

September 9, 2013 Leave a comment

I’m very pleased that Nikos Houssos will be presenting our Cerif For Datasets paper at the forthcoming conference:

We also included a link to the outputs of our recent workshops in the latest EuroCRIS newsletter on 2nd September.



Categories: C4D, CERIF, Dissemination, euroCRIS

University of Glasgow Data Registry Update

August 15, 2013 Leave a comment

I’m very enthusiastic that our live data registry has live metadata in it.  It also has a CERIF export option .

Most of the metadata records include links to data held in third party repositories.

Real Datasets

Real Datasets

We’ve lots on our to do list but making progress with our new (more responsive, more robust, and dedicated) server being set up,  DataCite almost ready to go (pending new server), and considerations over standardising fields being discussed with other ePrints sites based around the ReCollect plug-in for Datasets produced by the University of Essex.

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