Alex Ball

Job Title

Ex-staff (Former Research Officer)


Formerly Bath





Alex Ball has a background in libraries, and within the DCC specialised in research metadata, data publication, the curation of engineering information, Web archiving, and social networking. He was Production Editor of the International Journal of Digital Curation and Metadata Coordinator for the UK Research Data Discovery Service. He conducted one of three Data Audit Framework Development case studies, and a Scientific Data Application Profile Scoping Study on behalf of the JISC. He left the DCC in July 2015 to become the Research Data Librarian at the University of Bath.

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