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De Roure, David, Goble, Carole, Aleksejevs, Sergejs, Bechhofer, Sean, Bhagat, Jiten, Cruickshank, Don, Michaelides, Danius and Newman, David (2009) The myExperiment Open Repository for Scientific Workflows At Open Repositories 2009, Georgia.

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myExperiment is an open repository solution for the born-digital items arising in contemporary research practice, in particular scientific workflows and experiment plans. Launched in November 2007, the public repository ( has established a significant collection of scientific workflows, spanning multiple disciplines and multiple workflow systems, which has been accessed by over 16,000 users worldwide. Built according to Web 2.0 design principles, myExperiment demonstrates the success of blending modern social curation methods with the demands of researchers sharing hard-won intellectual assets and research works within a scholarly communication lifecycle. myExperiment is an important component in the revolution in creating, sharing and publishing scientific results, and has already established itself as a valuable and unique repository with a growing international presence.

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Submitted date: January 2009
Additional Information: Event Dates: May 2009
Venue - Dates: Open Repositories 2009, Georgia, 2009-05-01
Keywords: Scientific Workflow, Web 2.0, Social Curation
Organisations: Web & Internet Science


Local EPrints ID: 267131
PURE UUID: 31803d06-09de-4f9a-bf80-feac6c565303
ORCID for David De Roure: ORCID iD
ORCID for Don Cruickshank: ORCID iD
ORCID for David Newman: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 21 Feb 2009 00:37
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 07:08

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Author: David De Roure ORCID iD
Author: Carole Goble
Author: Sergejs Aleksejevs
Author: Sean Bechhofer
Author: Jiten Bhagat
Author: Don Cruickshank ORCID iD
Author: Danius Michaelides
Author: David Newman ORCID iD

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