Published April 14, 2022 | Version 0.5
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FAIRsFAIR Data Object Assessment Metrics

  • 1. University of Bremen (UniHB)
  • 2. Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS-KNAW)
  • 3. Digital Curation Center (DCC)
  • 4. UK Data Archive
  • 5. Digital Curation Centre (DCC)


This specification (v0.5) contains 17 core metrics proposed by FAIRsFAIR to evaluate the FAIRness of research data objects in Trustworthy Digital Repositories (TDRs). In this version, one metric was re-attributed to the correct principle and therefore relabelled. Metric descriptions (e.g., related resources, comments) were refined based on feedback received from external users and pilot repositories.


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FAIRsFAIR – Fostering FAIR Data Practices in Europe 831558
European Commission