Cool DOIs

In 1998 Tim Berners-Lee coined the term cool URIs (1998), that is URIs that don’t change. We know that URLs referenced in the scholarly literature are often not cool, leading to link rot (Klein et al., 2014) and making it hard or impossible to find the referenced resource.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blog.front-matter.io/posts/cool-dois