Research Software at the Heart of Discovery - Principles of Academic Software Sustainability.pdf
This document sets out the need for increased attention to academic software sustainability and research software practice in general. The key recommendations are: -Utilise existing organisations and models to develop a coordinated effort in The Netherlands to promote good research software practice and software sustainability. - Develop software - and data - carpentry training for new PhDs. - Promote research software as a citeable scientific deliverable of equivalent value to publication. - Ensure recognition and career paths for software research engineers. - Develop academic models for sharing and disseminating research software.