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In der zu Recht sehr beliebten PLoS-Reihe “Ten simple rules …” hat ein Autorenkollektiv gerade “Ten Simple Rules for the Care and Feeding of Scientific Data” vorgelegt, die da lauten:

Rule 1. Love Your Data, and Help Others Love It, Too
Rule 2. Share Your Data Online, with a Permanent Identifier
Rule 3. Conduct Science with a Particular Level of Reuse in Mind
Rule 4. Publish Workflow as Context
Rule 5. Link Your Data to Your Publications as Often as Possible
Rule 6. Publish Your Code (Even the Small Bits)
Rule 7. State How You Want to Get Credit
Rule 8. Foster and Use Data Repositories
Rule 9. Reward Colleagues Who Share Their Data Properly
Rule 10. Be a Booster for Data Science

Citation: Goodman A, Pepe A, Blocker AW, Borgman CL, Cranmer K, et al. (2014) Ten Simple Rules for the Care and Feeding of Scientific Data. PLoS Comput Biol 10(4): e1003542. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003542