UK Data Archive workshops on Research Data Management

Federica Fina
Wednesday 6 April 2016

Do you want to know more about managing, organising and storing your research data? Do you need to write a data management plan? If yes, you will find the following workshops very useful.
Managing, sharing and archiving social science research data
15 June 2016
UK Data Archive, University of Essex
This is a full-day workshop that will address questions on managing and archiving of social science research data. The workshop is designed mainly for ESRC researches expected to archive their data with the UK Data Service but it will also benefit other researchers.
The workshop topics are:
– Documenting and describing research data
– Storage, backup, transfer, collaboration and encryption
– Ethical and legal aspects of managing and sharing qualitative and quantitative sensitive data
– Preparing and archiving research data (file formats, supporting documentation, metadata, access level and licence, data review)
UK–registered students £30
Staff from UK academic institutions/research centres, ESRC funded researchers, UK registered charitable and voluntary organisations, Government and public sectors staff £60
All other participants including commercial £150
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Write a Data Management Plan
14 June 2016
UK Data Archive, University of Essex
Current data management requirements of UK and EU funding bodies will be explained. During the workshop, tools and tips to write a data management plan will be provided alongside templates and examples. Costing and key issues to consider when writing a plan will be discussed. Participants will be able to develop a plan for their research project.
Free workshop
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