Other DCC Events

DCC curation webinar: Customising DMPonline

13 March 2014
DMPonline is the DCC's web-based tool to help researchers write Data Management Plans. We've recently released a new version of the tool which offers a lot of flexibility in terms of how institutions can customise it.

Assessing institutional awareness & readiness for compliance with EPSRC Policy Framework

Glasgow, 8 May 2014
The Digital Curation Centre (DCC) is delighted to announce we will host a one-day workshop on May 8th in Glasgow to help UK HEIs to assess their readiness to comply with EPSRC policy framework on research data. 

DCC curation webinar: Customising DMPonline

10 April 2014
DMPonline is the DCC's web-based tool to help researchers write Data Management Plans. We've recently released a new version of the tool which offers a lot of flexibility in terms of how institutions can customise it.

Workshop for e-Infrastructure trainers

Warrington , 14 August 2013
If you have an interest in training researchers how to use computing, software or data, you should attend the workshop for e-Infrastructure trainers on 14 August at the newly opened Hartree Centre. The goal of the workshop is to create a community of trainers who will work together to improve the quality and provision of e-Infrastructure training. We will bring together a huge variety of trainers so that they can network, share ideas and work on a strategy for improving training.

6th Annual Repository Fringe

Edinburgh, 31 July - 2 August 2013
The University of Edinburgh with support from the Digital Curation Centre, EDINA, and Edinburgh University Library are delighted to announce that after its temporary incorporation into Open Repositories 2012 the Repository Fringe will return as a standalone event this year to be held in the Informatics Forum. Further sponsors and supporters to be announced. Repository Fringe aims to showcase a range of innovative repository and related developments to coincide with 'preview week' that precedes the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Jisc-British Library DataCite workshop: Research data metrics for impact and citation

London, 14 June 2013
About the Workshop Developing effective means of measuring the impact of data publication is essential if data is to become recognised as a first class research output. The field of data metrics is still in its infancy, although both established indexing services and ‘altmetrics’ providers are now offering services which measure aspects of data use and impact.

Managing the Material: Tackling Visual Arts as Research Data

London, 14 September 2012
The Visual Arts Data Service (VADS) in conjunction with the Digital Curation Centre (DCC), through the JISC-funded KAPTUR project invites Information Managers, Research Data Managers, Librarians, and other UK higher education staff or researchers with an interest in managing visual arts research data to this workshop. 

Working with DataCite: a technical introduction

London, 10 September 2012
This practical workshop is aimed at those who are considering incorporating DataCite services into their repository and would like to learn more about how to work with the technology. DataCite Technical Lead, Ed Zukowski, will present an overview of the DataCite technical infrastructure and participants will have an opportunity to sample the services on offer through a series of hands-on sessions.  Topics covered will include:

The 7th International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2012)

Edinburgh, 9 - 13 July 2012
EDINA, the University of Edinburgh's Information Services and the Digital Curation Centre are delighted to announce that the University of Edinburgh will be hosting the Seventh International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2012) from 9-13 July, 2012. 

DataCite Summer Meeting: Digital Research Data in Practice

Copenhagen, 14 June 2012
The three key aims of DataCite are to improve the discovery of, access to and use of research data.  The theme for the European Summer meeting is 'Digital Research Data in Practice: solutions for improving discovery, access and use' and will focus on demonstrating practical ways that DataCite, its members and data centres are enabling these aims to be implemented. See the Programme on the DataCite website.