Federating research infrastructures in Europe for FAIR access to data: Science Europe Briefing on EOSC
The European research and innovation ecosystem is going through a period of profound change. Researchers, organisations that fund or perform research, and policymakers are reshaping the research process and its outputs based on the opportunities offered by the digital transition. The findability, accessibility, interoperability, and reusability (FAIRness) of research publications, data, and software in the digital space will define research and innovation going forward. Closely related, the transition to an open research process and Open Access of its outputs is becoming the ‘new normal’. One of the most prominent initiatives in the digital and open transition of research is the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). This federation of existing research data infrastructures in Europe aims to create a web of FAIR data and related services for research.
source > zenodo.org, Bregt Saenen, & Lidia Borrell-Damian. (2022). Federating research infrastructures in Europe for FAIR access to data: Science Europe Briefing on EOSC. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.7377717