Category Archives: Research Data Management

Data Conversation – talking with researchers about open data

A couple of weeks ago we held an informal event for researchers to share their experiences and knowledge of working with research data. The idea was to hear from researchers about how they work and what’s important to them, away … Continue reading

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Training offer: Making your research data open

There are spaces available on our training session ‘Making your research data open‘ on Tuesday (27th November 2018), 10:00 to 11:30. In this session we will look at why, how, what and when to share data: Why should you share your data? We’ll discuss the benefits … Continue reading

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Practical Strategies for Research Data Management: workshop slides

Yesterday I ran a session on Practical Strategies for Research Data Management, where we talked about the basics of research data management, including options for data storage and organising data. We also looked at how to write a data management plan using … Continue reading

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ORDO online drop-in

Our monthly online drop-in session for ORDO is tomorrow, Tuesday 4th September, 11:30 – 12:30. Ask Dan about using our research data repository, ORDO, for data preservation, data sharing, showcasing your work, collaborative projects… and anything else. To join, go to our Adobe Connect … Continue reading

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ORDO online drop-in tomorrow

Our monthly online drop-in session for ORDO is tomorrow, Tuesday 7th August, 11:30 – 12:30. Ask Dan about using our research data repository, ORDO, for data preservation, data sharing, showcasing your work, collaborative projects… and anything else. To join, go to our Adobe Connect … Continue reading

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A roundup of free online training

There have been a few new, free online training resources for researchers released lately, so we thought with summer here it would be worth a roundup. From a focus on working with data and data management to a broader range … Continue reading

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ORDO online drop-in today

Our monthly online drop-in session for ORDO is today, 11:30 – 12:30. Ask Dan about using ORDO for data preservation, data sharing, showcasing your work, collaborative projects… and anything else. To join, go to our Adobe Connect “Research Support” page and click on “join … Continue reading

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ORDO online drop-ins – ask us about the OU’s research data repository

Heard of ORDO already but not sure what it does? Never heard of it before but interested in options for storing and sharing data to support your research? I’ll be holding an online drop-in session for ORDO, the OU’s research … Continue reading

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How does GDPR affect research data management?

It will probably come as no surprise to anyone with an email address that the GDPR comes in to force this week. The GDPR is the new General Data Protection Regulation: an EU-wide regulation that provides rules for how personal … Continue reading

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Training Offer: Making your research data open

There are still spaces available on our training session ‘Making your research data open‘ on Monday 21st May 2018, 14:00 to 15:30. In this session we will look at the hows, whats and whys of data sharing: How can you share your data? We’ll take a … Continue reading

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