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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15th International Digital Curation Conference

Dublin , 17 - 20 February 2020
The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository of Ireland. The conference will be hosted at Croke Park, home of Ireland's Gaelic games, from 17-20 February 2020.

Using DMPonline to support data management and FAIR data

Amsterdam, 13 March 2019
This event has now passed. If you attended, please give us feedback. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Data Management Plans and FAIR data are becoming commonplace in the Netherlands with both major funders - ZonMw and NWO - requiring data management and FAIR to be considered in grant applications.

IDCC 2019 - The Theme Tune

IDCC 2019 – The Theme Tune

by Bruce Stephens & Gavan McCarthy 2019

Watch & listen on flickr channel


To amuse you tonight, all you conference folks,
I searched very hard for Digital Curation jokes.
... There weren't any!

“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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Promoting FAIR principles in the healthcare field

A brief report on a new project that the DCC is involved with and which encourages participation, FAIR4Health.

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RDA 13th Plenary

2 - 4 April 2019
"With Data Comes Responsibility"

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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