Working with DataCite: a technical introduction

10 September 2012
The British Library Conference Centre, London

Overview

This practical workshop is aimed at those who are considering incorporating DataCite services into their repository and would like to learn more about how to work with the technology.

DataCite Technical Lead, Ed Zukowski, will present an overview of the DataCite technical infrastructure and participants will have an opportunity to sample the services on offer through a series of hands-on sessions. 

Topics covered will include:

  • Technical architecture of DataCite infrastructure and services
  • The DataCite Metadata Store: how to register datasets and add metadata
  • Working with the DataCite APIs: DOI registration and maintenance, metadata search and retrieval
  • Content resolution service: linking to data and metadata

The event will be limited to 15 people but the organisers will consider running additional sessions if it is oversubscribed.

For more information please visit http://www.bl.uk/datasets

Costs and Registration

To register for the event, please email your name, affiliation, project and role to datasets@bl.uk