Category Archives: Data infrastructure

A DASISH workshop on trust and certification

This post is co-written with Claudia Engelhardt, Göttingen State and University Library. It is also published on the DHd-Blog. On 16-17 October 2014, a workshop on the topic of trusted digital repositories took place in The Hague. The workshop was … Continue reading

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Destination: CESSDA Training

As you may have noticed here and there, some developments have been going on behind the scenes at the Archive and Data Management Training Center. Since the official launch of CESSDA AS in Bergen on December 5th, 2013, we have … Continue reading

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RDM? Ja bitte! German Rectors’ Conference actively supports Research Data Management

A recommendation published by the German Rectors‘ Conference (Hochschulrektorenkonferenz, HRK) asserts that German Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) should take an active role in systematically addressing the challenge of research data management [1]. An association of currently 268 HEIs serving 94% of … Continue reading

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Horizon 2020, Research Data Management, You, and Us.

Horizon 2020[i] is the European Union’s latest research and innovation funding programme, making €80 billion available in the seven years between now and 2020. Horizon 2020 embraces the global movement amongst research funders that requires data generated be made available for verification, … Continue reading

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Oh! Vienna…notes from the CESSDA experts Seminar on Research Data Management

What follows are summaries of presentations and discussions. They are my summaries, so any misrepresentations, mistakes, slanderous accusations, lies, written lies, twisted lies etc. that follow are mine. All the presentations linked to in this blog post are available under a … Continue reading

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“Come together” (Part 1)

We spent the week in Ljubljana, Slovenia at the biennial conference of the European Survey Research Association. Our trip to Ljubljana began with an idea for a session. A session bringing academics and research data management people closer together based … Continue reading

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Ich bin ein IASSISTer

Your servants here at the Archive and Data Management Training Center have just completed the task of hosting the grand data people event of the year: the 39th Annual IASSIST Conference. This year’s conference was IASSIST #39 and built around … Continue reading

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