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ready The Minimal Information for Reporting an Ontology Guidelines

Abbreviation: MIRO

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The MIRO guidelines are a community-validated set of recommendations on what should be reported about an ontology and its development, most importantly in the context of ontology description papers intended for publishing in scientific journals or conferences. The purpose of the community-reviewed MIRO guidelines is to significantly improve the quality of ontology description reports and other documentation, in particular by increasing consistent reporting of important ontology features that are otherwise often neglected.

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MIRO: guidelines for minimum information for the reporting of an ontology.

Matentzoglu N,Malone J,Mungall C,Stevens R
J Biomed Semantics 2018

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  • EP/J014176/1 (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), UK)