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DataCite Best Practice Guide

Kümmet, Sonja; Lücke, Stephan; Schulz, Julian; Spenger, Martin; Weber, Tobias

This document is a guideline to use the DataCite Metadata Schema [external link], version 4.3.

It is meant for researchers, IT and library support staff in the context of the following institutions:

  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
  • Leibniz Supercomputing Centre

If you wish to publish your research data in one of these institutions, this guide helps to make your submission compliant to best practices in the context of research data management.

This guide is also designed to be reused by other institutions as well.

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