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FIXME: home page introduction
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What does the acronym “FAIR” stand for, and what does it mean?
How can library services contribute to FAIR research?
What is a persistent identifier or PID?
What types of PIDs are there?
What does interoperability mean?
What is a controlled vocabulary, a metadata schema and linked data?
How do I describe data so that humans and computers can understand?
How can I assess the FAIRness of myself, organisation, service, community… ?
Which FAIR assessment tools exist to understand how FAIR you are?
The actual schedule may vary slightly depending on the topics and exercises chosen by the instructor.