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Hyperlinking to our Content

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Validity of Outputs

We make no guarantees of the validity of output from The FAIR Evaluator. This software relies on tests, often written by third-parties, that are outside of our curatorial control. Moreover, we do not guarantee that this software is bug-free. As such, if you believe the software is producing invalid outputs, or if you believe it is improperly interpreting a given Resource, please contact the site owner with a full description sufficient to reproduce the problem.

Credit & Contact Information

Credit for the use of The Evaluator may be given to the FAIR Metrics Authorship Group, citing the two papers:
A design framework and exemplar metrics for FAIRness
and Evaluating FAIR-Compliance Through an Objective, Automated, Community-Governed Framework