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Preparing research data for archiving

Thursday, June 22, 2023 - 11:00 to 11:45
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Session Description

Research data are precious and should be archived for the long-term to ensure that results can be verified, and data can be re-used in the future.  This webinar looks at good practice for preparing data for deposit in a research data repository or archive in order to improve its quality. 

Session objectives

  • Understand why digital preservation is important 

  • Know how to appraise and select research data for preservation 

  • Identify good file formats for preservation 

  • Learn why metadata is an essential part of the archiving process 

Target audience

Postgraduate Research Students, Research Staff and Research Support Staff 

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