Digital Curation Webinars

The DCC runs a series of free, online training sessions covering a wide range of curation-related topics. These brief sessions will last for one hour and will provide participants with an introduction to some of the current issues, some examples of emerging good practice, and an overview of tools and approaches.

Developing RDM training for library IT & research office staff

The DCC is collaborating with a number of Jisc MRD projects to run a workshop on developing RDM training materials for research support staff.

The event will take place at the Stratford campus of the University of East London on Tuesday 16th July from 10:30-4pm.

Programme and registration

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ANADP wins Preservation Publication Award from Society of American Archivists

Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation wins Preservation Publication Award from Society of American Archivists. The volume includes an contribution on Education Alignment authored by Joy Davidson, Sheila Corrall, George Coulbourne and Andreas Rauber. 

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3TU.Datacentrum and DANS join forces

Research Data Netherlands partnership launched

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RDM training for librarians

Details of a 3 hour training session for librarians developed in collaboration with the University of Northampton as part of the Institutional Engagement programme.

The course slides and handbook are CC-BY licensed for reuse.

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Developing RDM services

The DCC is pleased to announce a number of new resources. The latest guide in our How-to series - How to Develop RDM Services - a guide for HEIs - and three associated case studies.

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IDCC13: Exemplar RDM Training Exercises

The IDCC13 workshop on Designing Data Managment Training Resources took place today and was facilitated by Catherine Pink and Jez Cope from the Research360 project (University of Bath) and Hannah Lloyd-Jones from the OpenExeter project (University of Exeter). One particularly valuable part of the workshop was where each institution demoed an exemplar exercise that they have carried out during an internal RDM training session

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The value of video in getting the RDM message across

The increasing number of video resources being made available relating to Research Data Management (RDM) can be helpful in building capability in institutions. This blog post looks at what is available, from recordings of workshops and events, to webinars and training videos.

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DCC training workshop at iPres 2012

The DCC ran a workshop in collaboration with several other digital curation stakeholders today. Pushing the Boundaries - excellence in digital curation education and training through collaboration covered a number of themes, including curriculum development, assessing course content, and developing frameworks to map skills and evaluate training.

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Librarians, data management and listening dogs

DCC staff were at the IFLA World Library and Information Congress last week. The conference was vast, welcoming over 4,200 librarians to Helsinki and addressing all manner of library concerns. The programme included a number of sessions relevant to data management on the days we attended. Highlights are provided below.

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