|On 21 November 2017 CLARIN -ERIC signed the EUDAT CDI Agreement and officially joined the EUDAT Collaborative Data Infrastructure (CDI) as a thematic provider.|
“CLARIN ERIC provides and coordinates data management services for scholars in the social sciences and humanities, and beyond”, comments Franciska de Jong, Executive Director of CLARIN ERIC. “CLARIN has been a key contributor to EUDAT since its very beginning. We see our role in the EUDAT CDI as a natural continuation of our past involvement and want to help the CDI evolve as a successful collaborative platform that is interesting to both service providers and community organisations”.
“We are very pleased to welcome CLARIN ERIC as a new member of the EUDAT CDI, says Damien Lecarpentier, who manages the EUDAT CDI collaboration. EUDAT wants to see the Research Infrastructures play a key role in the CDI and will work with CLARIN ERIC to better organise their participation in the CDI. We are also welcoming further Research Infrastructures to join the CDI! “