Entities and identities in research information systems

Joerg, Brigitte ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7941-8108, Höllrigl, Thorsten and Sicilia, Miguel Angel (2014) Entities and identities in research information systems. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems - e-Infrastructures for Research and Innovation Linking Information Systems to Improve Scientific Knowledge Production. In: CRIS 2012, 6-9 Jun 2012, Prague, Czech Republic. ISBN 9788086742335. [Conference or Workshop Item]


Where science is increasingly becoming a global business and furthermore with open data and access initiatives, means to identify and thus to connect system-internal with non-internal entities are urgently needed. The need for identifiers beyond systems is thus a global requirement but also relevant within organization boundaries spanning multiple systems. Various identifier initiatives and systems have started in the scientific domain and beyond. However, they have not yet achieved the required interoperability. With this paper we aim to collect additional essential ingredients towards designing a sustainable CERIF identifier sub model, contributing to ongoing discussions and supporting design decisions. Here, we first present common issues with identifiers in the wider academic domain, before we analyze available systems, technologies and current initiatives solving the global identity gap.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords (uncontrolled): global identifiers; system interoperability; CERIF; current research information systems
Research Areas: A. > Library and Student Support
Item ID: 26490
Useful Links:
Depositing User: Brigitte Joerg
Date Deposited: 25 Apr 2019 11:23
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2020 13:24
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/26490

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Activity Overview
6 month trend
6 month trend

Additional statistics are available via IRStats2.