DataCite is a leading global non-profit organisation that provides persistent identifiers (DOIs specifically) for research data and other research outputs.
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Below you will learn how to register your first DOI in 3 easy steps. Please read our DOI registration policy before you start.
We recommend you practice registering DOIs in our test environment, or use test to set up an integration first before moving into production. The test environment works like a sandbox and nothing you do there will go live. Check out our guide to testing.
Once you move into the production environment, we recommend you consider using the "draft" state, to avoid a situation where unwanted DOIs are registered. Once a DOI is registered in the global handle server in Registered or Findable state it cannot be deleted.
Watch this short video to learn how to create your first DOI using the form in DOI Fabrica
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