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Research Data and Scholarly Communications Committee Workshops

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Preservation Of Research Data, Sarah Dorpinghaus Apr 2017

Preservation Of Research Data, Sarah Dorpinghaus

Research Data and Scholarly Communications Committee Workshops

As anyone who has lost a file or dataset can attest, preservation is a critical part of the Research Data Lifecycle. This session will provide an overview of data selection, long-term storage options both on and off campus, format stabilization, preservation documentation, and research data preservation resources.

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Data Management And Metadata, Kathryn Lybarger Feb 2017

Data Management And Metadata, Kathryn Lybarger

Research Data and Scholarly Communications Committee Workshops

Are you flooded with files? Drowning in data? Swimming in spreadsheets? Just add metadata! Doing research can generate a lot of data quickly, so quickly that it can easily get out of hand. Well-planned metadata can help you use, organize, search, share, and manage your data effectively! In this session, we'll review some standards and best practices for metadata, and then get some hands-on practice creating and using metadata for different types of data.

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Data Management Basics And Best Practices, Christie Peters Jan 2017

Data Management Basics And Best Practices, Christie Peters

Research Data and Scholarly Communications Committee Workshops

Big data, data management, and data life cycle are all buzzwords being discussed among librarians, researchers, and campus administrators across the country and around the world. Learn the basics of these terms and what services an academic library system might be expected to offer patrons, while identifying personal opportunities for improving how you work with your own data. You will have the opportunity to explore DMPTool during this session.

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