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Survey of Best Practices in Digital Image Collection Management, 2016 Edition. [Webpage]
The study presents data and commentary from 55 institutions that manage digital image collections, including museums, historical societies, botanic gardens, churches colleges and universities, government agencies and others. ...
The Data Librarian's Handbook. [Facet Publishing Book Webpage]
An insider’s guide to data librarianship packed full of practical examples and advice for any library and information professional learning to deal with data. There is a growing interest in data as an object of interest ...
DataOne best practices primer.
(DataONE, Albuquerque, NM, 2012)
Primer on Data Management: What you always wanted to know. The goal of data management is to produce self-describing data sets. If you give your data to a scientist or colleague who has not been involved with your project, ...
Metadata standards directory.
The Research Data Alliance Metadata Standards Directory Working Group set out to develop a directory that would enable researchers, and those who support them, to discover metadata standards that would be appropriate for ...
Marine Planning Portal Network [Webpage]
As systems become more distributed and technology continues to evolve, the need to share information (lessons-learned, best practices, technical specifications) and provide a venue for open dialogue is paramount. The ...
Managing and Sharing Research Data: a Guide to Good Practice. [Sage Publishing Book Webpage]
(Sage Publishing, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2014)
Research funders in the UK, USA and across Europe are implementing data management and sharing policies to maximize openness of data, transparency and accountability of the research they support. Written by experts from ...
Legal Interoperability of Research Data: Principles and Implementation Guidelines. Version 1.0.
(ZENODO for RDA and CODATA, 2016)
The ability of the research community to share, access, and reuse data, as well as to integrate data from diverse sources for research, education, and other purposes requires effective technical, syntactic, semantic, and ...
How to Develop Research Data Management Services - a guide for HEIs.
(Digital Curation Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2013)
The purpose of this guide is to help institutions understand the key aims and issues associated with planning implementing Research Data Management (RDM) services.
LEARN Toolkit of Best Practice for Research Data Management.
(LEARN : LEaders Activating Research Networks Project, London, UK, 2017)
Research data is the new currency of the digital age. From sonnets to statistics, and genes to geodata, the amount of material being created and stored is growing exponentially. However, the LERU Roadmap for Research ...
Moving open access implementation forward: a handbook for open access good practice based on experiences of UK higher education institutions.
(JISC, Bristol, UK, 2017)
This handbook summarises the lessons learned by the open access good practice (OAGP) initiative and points towards key tools and resources that have been produced. It is aimed at staff involved in supporting open ...