Data Discovery Paradigms: User Requirements and Recommendations for Data Repositories

« When there are more and more data open and available through data repositories, it becomes ever more challenging for researchers to find relevant data. This paper presents a work that addresses this data findability problem. By gathering and analysing use cases, we identify a core set of functional requirements for a data repository. We propose ten recommendations with exemplar implementations to meet the requirements. (…) »

source >,Mingfang Wu, Fotis Psomopoulos, Siri Jodha Khalsa, Jennie Larkin, Anita de Waard, 2017