In this article we are concerned with the question of what open access means in relation to research data. To that end we will (1) briefly discuss the definition of open access and the most important expected benefits; (2) highlight the publication - data distinction and the challenges regarding data; (3) discuss research data and open access in terms of its focus, licensing, and current practices at DANS in publishing data sets open access.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)40-49
JournalGrey Literature Conference Proceedings GL20
VolumeGL20
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2019

    Research areas

  • open access, Licences

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