Council of European Union Adopts Conclusions on Access, Dissemination & Preservation

Today the Council of the European Union adopted “Council Conclusions on scientific information in the digital age: access, dissemination and preservation” during the 2832nd Competitiveness Council meeting held in Brussels on 22-23 November 2007.

The Council has issued clear invitations to member states and to the Commission to develop policies and actions on the dissemination of scientific and research information (including datasets) and on digital preservation. No sign of a mandate though…

The press version of the Conclusions can be accessed here