The EuDML Initiative is association without legal personality, formed by a network of universities, public research institutions, publishers, scientific databases administrators and leading technology providers, and further subjects, dedicated to producing quality scientific information in mathematics.
Purpose and Objectives
The purpose of the Initiative is to provide a Digital Mathematics Library (DML) for the worldwide scientific community as a public service with the aim to
The basis for such DML is provided by the EuDML. The Initiative will
Membership in the Initiative is open to any legally and contractually competent natural or legal person willing to support the objectives of the Initiative by providing
Members of the Initiative are not obliged to make any financial contributions.
Rights and Duties of Members
Without prejudice to other rights set out in the statute or in applicable laws, members have the right to:
Members have the duty to:
The body with decision-making powers is the General Assembly formed by one representative of each member.
The Executive Board is composed of the Chair of the Initiative, the Chair of the Technical Committee and three other persons representing members of the Initiative. The Executive Committee of the EMS will nominate the member representing the EMS; this corresponds to the EMS particular role and responsibility in the Initiative.
The Scientific Advisory Board is appointed by the EMS. It is responsible to ensure the scientific quality of the DML service, and advises the Executive Board on scientific matters, strategic orientations and priorities for development of the service, take part in the evaluation, and bring in the feedback of the mathematical community.
The Technical Committee is composed of the Chair of the Technical Committee and four other members representing technological equipment and service providers or other members of the Initiative. It ensures the continuous technical operations of EuDML services being responsible for the technical development, technical standards and workflows, and the technical operations of the system.