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ready FAIR Metrics - Detailed Provenance

Abbreviation: FM-R1.2

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FM-R1.2 is a metric concerned with whether there is provenance information associated with the data, covering at least two primary types of provenance information: Who/what/When produced the data (i.e. for citation); and Why/How was the data produced (i.e. to understand context and relevance of the data). Several IRIs must be provided to fulfil this metric. At least one of these points to one of the vocabularies used to describe citational provenance (e.g. dublin core). Additionally, at least one points to one of the vocabularies (likely domain-specific) that is used to describe contextual provenance (e.g. EDAM). This metric applies to part R1.2 of the FAIR Principles.

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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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