Requirements for citations to be treated as First-Class Data Entities
In my introductory blog post, I listed five requirements for the treatment of citations as first-class data entities. The second of these requirements is that they must have metadata structured using a generic yet appropriately detailed data model.
To fulfil that requirement, OpenCitations is pleased to announce the publication on 13 February 2018 of the OpenCitations Data Model, v1.6 . This replaces the previous version, v1.5.3, published on 13 July 2016. Continue reading “Citations as First-Class Data Entities: The OpenCitations Data Model”