World Map Data Points (image) Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History Share Print E-Mail Caption A world map showing data points, for which the researchers plan to gather unified data (e.g., data that is directly comparable) using the guidelines given in the paper. Credit Image credit: OpenStreetMap. Forkel et al. 2018. Cross-Linguistic Data Formats, advancing data sharing and re-use in comparative linguistics. Scientific Data. Usage Restrictions This image may only be used in the context of reporting on this publication and with appropriate credit information. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.