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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2015     Views: 1

DOI referes to a Digital Object Identifer. It is now an alpha-numeric string which acts as an active link. Compared to URLs, DOI is able to provide stable, long-lasting links for online articles. They are also unique to their documents and consist of a long alphanumeric code. 



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