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IDCC15 session A1: Institutional Research Data Management

A report on session A1: 'Institutional RDM' at the International Digital Curation Conference, London, on Tuesday 10 February 2015. 

IDCC 2015 focused on, amongst other things, evidence of progress in RDM over the last ten years.  Panel session A1, ‘Institutional RDM’ on Tuesday provided specific examples of the progress made at specific institutions, including limits, challenges, and variations in ambition of the RDM infrastructure in each case. All three case studies showed what can be achieved when motivated and resourceful staff are able to focus on the job of improving institutional RDM, and in two cases we saw the difference that can be made when institutional funds are invested in this important work.

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Leading a Digital Curation ‘Lifestyle’: First day reflections on IDCC15

Okay that title is a joke, but an apt one to name a brief reflection of this year’s International Digital Curation Conference in London this week, with the theme of looking ten years back and ten years forward since the UK Digital Curation Centre was founded....

Robin Rice from the University of Edinburgh shares her observations from the conference.

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IDCC15 Demo Sessions: DMPOnline

A summary of the demo session by DMPOnline given at IDCC15

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IDCC15 Demo Sessions: Digital repositories with Islandora

A summary of the session at IDCC15 in which the Research Data MANTRA Course was demonstrated.

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IDCC15 Demo Sessions: Do you know the MANTRA?

A summary of the session at IDCC15 in which the Research Data MANTRA Course was demonstrated.

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Birds of a Feather session at IDCC15: Forging our digital future together

A report on the Birds of a Feather session on collaboration between digital archives, held on Day 1 of the International Digital Curation Conference, 2015.

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Birds of a Feather session at IDCC15: Building infrastructure for scientific data

A report on the Birds of a Feather session on Building Infrastructure held on Day 1 of the International Digital Curation Conference, 2015

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Where are they now? An RDM update from Loughborough University

The latest in our series of catch-up blog posts is based on discussion with Dave Temple and Jeff Brown at Loughborough University.

 

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See you soon at #IDCC15!

Our yearly International Digital Curation Conference is fast approaching and in less than a week we will be welcoming you all in London...

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RDMF12: notes from breakout group 1: choosing research data solutions

Breakout group 1 at RDMF12 discussed the issues around identifying research data solutions.  The initial proposal was around the researcher perspective on choosing solutions, but the discussion quickly expanded to a more holistic view, incorporating the views of the other parties involved in the research data management lifecycle.

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