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This course will provide learners with an introduction to research data management and sharing. After completing this course, learners will understand the diversity of data and their management needs across the research data lifecycle, be able to identify the components of good data management plans, and be familiar with best practices for working with data including the organization, documentation, and storage and security of data. Learners will also understand the impetus and importance of archiving and sharing data as well as how to assess the trustworthiness of repositories. Today, an increasing number of funding agencies, journals, and other stakeholders are requiring data producers to share, archive, and plan for the management of their data. In order to respond to these requirements, researchers and information professionals will need the data management and curation knowledge and skills that support the long-term preservation, access, and reuse of data. Effectively managing data can also help optimize research outputs, increase the impact of research, and support open scientific inquiry. After completing this course, learners will be better equipped to manage data throughout the entire research data lifecycle from project planning to the end of the project when data ideally are shared and made available within a trustworthy repository. This course was developed by the Curating Research Assets and Data Using Lifecycle Education (CRADLE) Project in collaboration with EDINA at the University of Edinburgh. This course was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under award #RE-06-13-0052-13. The views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this Research Data Management and Sharing MOOC do not necessarily represent those of the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Hashtag: #RDMSmooc...
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Sous-titres : English

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Data ManagementData Management PlanResearch Data ArchivingData Quality
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Approx. 11 heures pour terminer
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1

Section
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3 heures pour terminer

Understanding Research Data

This week introduces multiple types of research data in an array of contexts as well as important data management concepts including metadata and the research data lifecycle. We will also define the concept of data management, identify the roles and responsibilities of key stakeholders, and examine various data management tasks throughout the research data lifecycle. ...
Reading
9 vidéos (Total 37 min), 2 lectures, 2 quiz
Video9 vidéos
Welcome4 min
Research Data Defined4 min
Types of Data and Metadata4 min
Research Data Lifecycle2 min
Why Manage Data?3 min
Data Management Stakeholders4 min
Data Management Across the Research Lifecycle7 min
"What Are Data?"2 min
"Why is Data Management Important?"3 min
Reading2 lectures
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercices pour s'entraîner
Understanding Research Data28 min

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Section
Clock
3 heures pour terminer

Data Management Planning

This week provides an overview of Data Management Plans (DMPs) including the components of good DMPs, the DMP policies of several funding agencies, and information on data management planning tools. ...
Reading
4 vidéos (Total 16 min), 1 lecture, 2 quiz
Video4 vidéos
Funding Agency Requirements2 min
Data Management Plan Content6 min
Data Management Planning Tools2 min
Reading1 lectures
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercices pour s'entraîner
Data Management Planning20 min

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3 heures pour terminer

Working with Data

This week is brought to you by EDINA and the Data Library at the University of Edinburgh and is presented by Sarah Jones from the Digital Curation Centre. Sarah will introduce strategies for organizing research data including versioning and file naming conventions as well as data file formatting and transformations. She will also discuss why documenting data and data citation are important. Finally, she will present issues involved in storing, securing, and backing up research data. ...
Reading
15 vidéos (Total 56 min), 4 lectures, 5 quiz
Video15 vidéos
File Naming4 min
Versioning2 min
File Formats6 min
Data Transformations2 min
Documentation3 min
Data Citation3 min
Storage3 min
Backup3 min
Data Security2 min
Encryption3 min
Interview - Natalia Calanzani3 min
Interview - Shaun Bevan6 min
"How does good data management add value to research?"3 min
"Do you think data sharing helps to reduce waste and increase transparency of research?"4 min
Reading4 lectures
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Quiz5 exercices pour s'entraîner
Organizing Data12 min
File Formats and Transformations8 min
Documentation and Data Citation10 min
Storage and Security16 min
Working with Data28 min

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4 heures pour terminer

Sharing Data

This week examines the benefits and challenges of sharing research data. We will also discuss how to protect confidentiality and how data ownership can affect data sharing. Finally, we will examine different types of access restrictions that may be placed on data as well as how to enable data sharing through the application of a standard license....
Reading
9 vidéos (Total 48 min), 2 lectures, 2 quiz
Video9 vidéos
Challenges to Sharing3 min
Data Citations4 min
Protecting Confidentiality (Part 1)6 min
Protecting Confidentiality (Part 2)7 min
Intellectual Property and Data Ownership3 min
Access6 min
"What Are the Benefits of Sharing Data?"5 min
"What Are the Drawbacks of Sharing Data?"4 min
Reading2 lectures
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Summary & Additional Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercices pour s'entraîner
Sharing Data30 min
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par AGApr 3rd 2017

informative course. Lots of information provided.\n\nCourse set a foundation of knowledge that will be built upon.\n\nGood instructors. Good pace.

par NSAug 21st 2016

Good introduction to an area where library science, information science and archivistics come together.

Enseignants

Helen Tibbo

Alumni Distinguished Professor
School of Information and Library Science

Sarah Jones

Senior Institutional Support Officer
Digital Curation Centre, UK

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