Persistent identifier

From CASRAI dictionary

Persistent identifier

A persistent identifier is a long-lasting reference to a digital object that gives information about that object regardless what happens to it. Developed to address "link rot," a persistent identifier can be resolved to provide an appropriate representation of an object whether that objects changes its online location or goes offline. SYNONYM. PID

Extended Description

REFERENCE. Research Data Alliance http://smw-rda.esc.rzg.mpg.de/index.php/Main_Page ; Australian National Data Service

Translation

EN
Persistent identifier
FR

Sub-elements

n/a

Used in Profiles

n/a

Meta

Version
ID 8ffde8bd-2a81-4c62-9682-d72232510d94
Original source