Introduction

Blockcerts is an open standard for building apps that issue and verify blockchain-based official records. These may include certificates for cvic records, academic credentials, professional licenses, workforce development, and more.

Blockcerts consists of open-source libraries, tools, and mobile apps enabling a decentralized, standards-based, recipient-centric ecosystem, enabling trustless verification through blockchain technologies.

Blockcerts uses and encourages consolidation on open standards. Blockcerts is committed to self-sovereign identity of all participants, and enabling recipient control of their claims through easy-to-use tools such as the certificate wallet (mobile app). Blockcerts is also committed to availability of credentials, without single points of failure.

These open-source repos may be utilized by other research projects and commercial developers. It contains components for creating, issuing, viewing, and verifying certificates on the blockchain. These components form all the parts needed for a complete ecosystem.

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