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New Crossref DOI display guidelines are on the way

Crossref will be updating its DOI Display Guidelines within the next couple of weeks. This is a big deal. We last made a change in 2011 so it’s not something that happens often or that we take lightly. In short, the changes are to drop “dx” from DOI links and to use “https:” rather than “http:”. An example of the new best practice in displaying a Crossref DOI link is: https://doi.org/10.1629/22161


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://0-www.crossref.org.libcat.lafayette.edu/blog/new-crossref-doi-display-guidelines-are-on-the-way/