Libraries for Research Data IG

IG

Group details

TAB Liaison: 
Devika Madalli
Case Statement: 
IG Established
 

Research Data have become a primary research asset that often requires continued access in the dynamic environment of mobile researchers, volatile repositories, transient products and short-lived standards. Libraries have looked after written research assets for centuries and now tackle the challenge of adapting their function to making data reliably accessible and re-usable.



Recent Activity

08 Apr 2019

Reminder: Register for RDAP Summit 2019!

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This is a reminder that registration for RDAP Summit 2019 (May 15-16) and workshops (May 17) is now open!
The 2019 Research Data Access and Preservation Summit will be at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL from May 15-17, 2019. The theme is Building Communities: how different communities are impacted by our systems, technology, values, and practices; who our communities are by and for; and data services examined through a critical lens.

14 Mar 2019

LIBER Webinar - Finding and Reusing Research Data - 11 April 2019, 14-15 CET

** Apologies for cross-posting, please forward to anyone who may be
interested **
*LIBER Webinar: Finding and Reusing Research Data
*
Sharing research data is a practice that is increasingly encouraged by
funders, institutions, and research communities.
Policies, tools and training programmes are being developed to assist
researchers and data providers to make data available in a way that
optimizes data findability, accessibility, interoperability and
reusability (i.e. according to the FAIR principles). One of the promises

04 Mar 2019

RDAP Summit registration is open

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The 2019 Research Data Access and Preservation Summit will be at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL from May 15-17, 2019. The theme is Building Communities: how different communities are impacted by our systems, technology, values, and practices; who our communities are by and for; and data services examined through a critical lens.
Registration for the regular program (May 15-16) and workshops (May 17) is now open.

19 Feb 2019

10 Fair Things Outcomes

On 29-30 November, 2018, a sprint was held to develop discipline-based materials on the FAIR principles. Here's a blog post describing the sprint experience (from the photos, there were a lot of pastries!) as well as links to the 11 disciplines and the materials developed and plans to develop them further.

https://librarycarpentry.org/blog/2019/02/top-10-fair-published/

Juliane.

 

24 Jan 2019

Project updates & presentations on topical RDM library issues and discussions - P13 Session Accepted

Dear Working/Interest Group members,

Congratulations! Your session application - Project updates & presentations on topical RDM library issues and discussions - has been approved and will appear in the RDA Plenary 13 Programme. Please consider this your official notification of acceptance.

15 Jan 2019

Specialized Data Curation Workshop 2 - Applications Now Open!

*Share your subject, functional or data expertise, and help extend library
curation capacity! *
Applications are now being accepted to attend the Spring 2019 Specialized
Data Curation Workshop
,
hosted by the Data Curation Network

. The next workshop will be held April 17 & 18, 2019 at Johns
Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD.
This free 2 day training session

will
bring together library data specialists and discipline/functional experts
in a peer-to-peer learning environment for specialized data curation