CASRAI

Empowering
Research through
Data Standards

We are dedicated to expanding access to CASRAI’s valuable resources and look forward to being a part of your research journey.

Launch of the CRediT System

The CRediT system, a standardized taxonomy for describing research contributions, has been widely adopted by publishers and researchers

Promotion of Open Science

CASRAI has been a vocal advocate for open science, encouraging researchers to adopt open data and open access practices.

Partnership with Major Funders

CASRAI has partnered with major funders, such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to promote the adoption of standardized approaches to research data management.

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OUR MISSION

Advancing Research Excellence

At Casrai, our mission is to advance research excellence by promoting standardization and transparency in research information management. We are an international organization that collaborates with stakeholders worldwide to develop and implement best practices and standards for data management, attribution, and impact measurement.

CREDIT SYSTEM

A standardized approach to delineate individual contributions in scholarly works, featuring 14 roles within the CRediT taxonomy for consistent acknowledgment.
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CRediT Overview

CRediT (Contributor Roles Taxonomy) is a standardized system for describing individual contributions to a published work.
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CRediT Taxonomy

The CRediT taxonomy includes 14 roles that can be used to accurately and consistently acknowledge the diverse contributions of authors and other contributors to scholarly research..
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CRediT Methodology

Credit methodology refers to the systematic approach of assigning and describing research contributions using the Credit system.

OUR TEAM

Join the Community

CASRAI.org extends an invitation to researchers, librarians, and all who share an interest in research information management to join the CASRAI community. By joining, members will gain access to a range of valuable resources and expert insights, while also becoming part of a supportive network of professionals committed to advancing the field of research information management.

History

History of CASRAI

CASRAI is a non-profit standards organization that has been promoting best practices in research information management since its establishment in 2006. Over the years, CASRAI has been at the forefront of innovation in research data management, collaborating with stakeholders across the research ecosystem to develop and promote standardized approaches to research data management.

DIversity

Diversity and Inclusion

CASRAI.org recognizes the importance of diversity and inclusion in the research information management community. As a non-profit standards organization dedicated to promoting best practices in research information management, CASRAI values the contributions of individuals from all backgrounds and perspectives.

Team

Our Leadership

Our team of experts is passionate about promoting collaboration, innovation, and excellence in research, and we work tirelessly to support the needs of our community. Explore our website to learn more about our standards, initiatives, and events, and join us in advancing the research enterprise.
GABRIEL NIEVES
Team Leader
DIANA NIEVES, MD
Team Leader

Reviews

Our Testimonials

CASRAI's standards provide an important foundation for the research community to build upon. By enabling interoperability and standardization in research data management, CASRAI is helping to advance the field and promote best practices.

Andrew Sallans Director of Research Data Services at Duke University Libraries

CRediT is a welcome innovation that has the potential to greatly improve transparency and collaboration in scholarly research. Its adoption by publishers and researchers alike is a positive step forward for the research community.

Richard Poynder Indepedent Research and Open Access Advocate

CASRAI's standards provide an important foundation for the research community to build upon. By enabling interoperability and standardization in research data management, CASRAI is helping to advance the field and promote best practices.

Andrew Sallans Director of Research Data Services at Duke University Libraries
CASRAI's Insights

Navigating CASRAI's Blogging Hub

Stay informed, inspired, and connected with the latest articles, webinars, and invaluable insights from the forefront of the research community.
CRediT Revolution: Transforming Scholarly Collaboration
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CRediT Revolution: Transforming Scholarly Collaboration

The adoption of CRediT, the Contributor Roles Taxonomy, is ushering in a revolution in scholarly collaboration…

Empowering Minds, Building Networks: Join the CASRAI Community
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Empowering Minds, Building Networks: Join the CASRAI Community

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Harmonizing Research Excellence: The CASRAI Standardization Journey
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Harmonizing Research Excellence: The CASRAI Standardization Journey

In the ever-evolving landscape of academic research, achieving excellence is intricately tied to the harmonization of…