Monthly Archives: March 2015

Updated ESRC Research Data Policy

This month the ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) has released an updated version of its Research Data Policy.The policy consists of nine core principles that align with the RCUK Common Principles on Data Sharing. The updated policy provides clarification … Continue reading

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Training for research students

This morning I delivered a training session to 54 full and part-time research students about Research Data Management. The students came from a wide range of academic disciplines, which made for an interesting session. Topics covered in the session included … Continue reading

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ORO February Top Downloads

Here are the top ORO downloads for February.  PDF is available after the image. PDF File: 2015-02-Monthly Downloads  

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EPSRC requirements for research data are changing…

Download flyer (PDF) All Open University researchers and research students funded by EPSRC are expected to: Store data securely: EPSRC-funded research data must be securely preserved for a minimum of 10 years post-project. The faculties of Science and MCT can … Continue reading

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How IT Services can support you with your research project

Please note: all hyperlinks in this post are internal only. Need advice on how to access IT services for your research? Unsure what IT services are available for OU researchers? Want IT support, but not sure who to ask? We … Continue reading

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