DCC News

IDCC15 - Registration now open

Registration for our 10th International Digital Curation Conference is now open.

 

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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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Sharing RDM Services – Where to Now?

Discussion at the Research Data Management Forum 12 meeting in Leicester included a breakout on the opportunities for shared services. In this article Angus Whyte looks at the main points the discussion came up with, and draws some concusions.

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Understanding and comparing digital curation costs to support smarter investments

The Collaboration to Clarify the Costs of Curation (4C) project release beta version of Curation Costs Exchange (CCEx) to help organisations better understand and compare their digital curation costs.  

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New DCC Checklist on Selecting Data to Keep

New guide offers help to researchers on selecting data for long term storage

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International Journal of Digital Curation opens its first rolling issue

The first papers from the International Journal of Digital Curation, Volume 9, Issue 2 have been published online.

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NeDICC animated video: An introduction to the basics of Research Data

New NeDICC animated video aims to introduce basic concepts about research data as a foundation for research data management training. 


 

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IDCC15 Keynote to focus on Digital Humanities

We are delighted to announce that Melissa Terras will be delivering the keynote address at IDCC15 on the morning of Tuesday 10 February.

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Data papers strand at IDCC

Tell us about your data!

It’s a big anniversary for us this year. It’s 10 years of the DCC and we’re celebrating by bringing a new concept to IDCC. You may have spotted on the Call for Papers that there’s a new type of submission – data papers.
 

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Opening Keynote for IDCC15

We are delighted to announce that Tony Hey will be delivering the opening keynote at IDCC15 in London on Monday 9 February 2015

 

The DCC was launched on 1 March 2004, following a successful response to JISC Circular 6/038 by a consortium comprising the Universities of Edinburgh and Glasgow (which together hosted the National e-Science Centre), UKOLN at the University of Bath, and STFC, which managed the Rutherford Appleton and Daresbury Laboratories.   - See more at: http://www.dcc.ac.uk/about-us/history-dcc/history-dcc#sthash.WkBFtjVs.dpuf
The DCC was launched on 1 March 2004, following a successful response to JISC Circular 6/038 by a consortium comprising the Universities of Edinburgh and Glasgow (which together hosted the National e-Science Centre), UKOLN at the University of Bath, and STFC, which managed the Rutherford Appleton and Daresbury Laboratories.   - See more at: http://www.dcc.ac.uk/about-us/history-dcc/history-dcc#sthash.WkBFtjVs.dpuf

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