February 14, 2007 Rome, Italy
IT Support for SMTA implementation
George Garrity provides some thoughts on the application of persistent identifiers to Standard Material Transfer Agreements (SMTAs).
NamesforLife provides a method for persistently linking the occurrence of a biological name or other technical term in third party content to managed information about its origins, formal definition, current usage, and related goods and services. This Information Architecture is based on some of the properties of persistent identifiers, and our implementation specifically uses Digital Object Identifiers to link hetereogeneous data and resolve ambiguous names.
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