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First steps towards an introductory workshop in digital preservation

Last week, we ran our first ever digital preservation workshop here at GESIS in Cologne, entitled “First steps towards digital preservation”. We will assess the workshop and the feedback we received in more depth in the weeks to come, but … Continue reading

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DPC scholarships for GESIS “First Steps Towards Digital Preservation” workshop

We’re pleased to announce that the Digital Preservation Coalition will offer two scholarships to attend our “First Steps Towards Digital Preservation” workshop in Cologne, October 23 (1pm) – October 25 (1pm), 2013. These scholarships are only available for participants from DPC member … 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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RDM in the UK

The week before Easter and we were slipping and sliding the icy streets of Birmingham risking a morning in Accident and Emergency all in the name of research data management. The reason? Attending a JISC Managing Research Data Programme (JISCMRD) event. … Continue reading

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“In the port of Amsterdam”

Dans le port d’Amsterdam Y’a des marins qui chantent And in the early days of 2013, the voices belonged to the 200 plus digital curation crowd, who came from around the world to the port of Amsterdam for the 8th … Continue reading

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Cultural Heritage On-line 2012, or, the rocky road to Florence

Our trip to Florence for the DigCurV workshop  and the Cultural Heritage On-line 2012 conference started bumpy – with a 24 hour delay at Frankfurt airport (apparently, snow is quite hazardous to German Pünktlichkeit and Ordnung), which sadly caused us … Continue reading

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