DCC News

Managing Research Data (video)

This short documentary, Digital Curation Centre: Managing Research Data, offers a unique insight into the importance of providing access to research data and the risks of not managing data effectively. It also explains how the DCC could help researchers, research support staff and HE institutions by offering guidance, training and tools. 

 

 

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DMPonline - information about phasing out for non subscribers and comparison of subscription models

Information for DMPonline administrators about phasing out for non subscribers, and comparison of DMPonline subscription models. 

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RDMF revisited - unconference style

It’s been a while (16 months in fact!) since the DCC held an RDMF, and we’ve had a few requests from the community to provide a space for discussing challenges and sharing lessons on providing research data support. Hot on the heels of a trial at IDCC in Melbourne, we’re going to bring back the RDMF in an unconference format.

Puit 9th April in Manchester in your calendar now. Registration will open later in the week.

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We are family! Join the IDCC party

A report on the DCC's first foray into the Southern Hemisphere to run IDCC19 in partnership with the University of Melbourne

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“Digital Sensations”: New generation of innovative solutions advancing digital curation

 Did you miss the demos presented at IDCC19? Natalia Grincheva has produced an overview as well as video podcasts.

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IDCC19 Prize winners

We are delighted to announce this year's best submissions and presentations!  Best paper

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Hello from Magdalena - Customer Development Manager for DMPonline

Magdalena Drafiova, DMPonline Customer Development Manager introduces herself and her new role. 

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Opportunities and challenges in digital curation

The International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) 2019 will host a community discussion with two major players in digital curation:

  • Nancy McGovern, Director of Digital Preservation at MIT Libraries
  • Clifford Lynch, Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)

Delegates will put forward questions which will be discussed live by the two speakers.

First, here is a preview of some of their views and thoughts on how the session will run and topics it might address.

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Data curation in medical science and healthcare

Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, is the Director of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NLM is the world’s largest biomedical library and the producer of digital information services used by scientists, health professionals and members of the public worldwide.

She will give the closing keynote lecture at the 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference. Her lecture will focus on data management strategies that promote data-driven discovery in medical science and healthcare.

Her main goal in data management is to make it cheaper.

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Christine Kenneally talks about the impact of data on real lives

Christine Kenneally is an award-winning journalist and author who has written for The New Yorker, The New York Times, Slate, Time, New Scientist, Scientific American, The Monthly, and other publications.

She will give the opening keynote lecture at the 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference in Melbourne. Her lecture will look at the lack of personal data for people who grew up in orphanages and the effect this has on their lives.

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