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ready FAIR Metrics - Accessible Usage License

Abbreviation: FM-R1.1

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FM-R1.1 is a metric concerned with the existence of a license document, for BOTH (independently) the data and its associated metadata, and the ability to retrieve those documents. A core aspect of data reusability is the ability to determine, unambiguously and with relative ease, the conditions under which (meta)data may be reused. Thus, FAIR data providers must make these terms openly available. This applies both to data (e.g. for the purpose of third-party integration with other data) and for metadata (e.g. for the purpose of third-party indexing or other administrative metrics). The IRI of the license (e.g. its URL) for the data license and for the metadata license must be provided. This metric applies to part R1.1 of the FAIR Principles.


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Record updated: Jan. 22, 2019, 9:19 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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A design framework and exemplar metrics for FAIRness

Mark D Wilkinson, Susanna-Assunta Sansone, Erik Schultes, Peter Doorn, Luiz Olavo Bonino da Silva Santos, Michel Dumontier
bioRxiv (preprint) 2017

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