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DataCite: DataCite Metadata Schema for the Publication and Citation of Research Data
c.perry on 2011-04-27 08:08

The DataCite Metadata Schema for the Publication and Citation of Research Data is a list of core metadata properties chosen for the accurate and consistent identification of data for citation and retrieval purposes, along with recommended use instructions. This schema was developed by DataCite International Data Citation Metadata Working Group, released March 2011.

ICPSR: Digital Preservation Management
c.perry on 2011-04-27 08:03

The ICPSR Digital Preservation Management site provides a listing of ICPSR-based workshops and tutorials on Digital Preservation Management. Digital Preservation Management: Implementing Short-Term Strategies for Long-Term Solutions, is an online tutorial developed for the Digital Preservation Management workshop, developed and maintained by Cornell University Library, 2003-2006; extended and maintained by ICPSR, 2007-on. This tutorial is available in English, French, and Italian.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS): Data Curation Education Program
k.mcneill on 2011-04-25 14:01

The UIUC Graduate School of Library and Information Science's Data Curation Education Program, a specialization within the Master of Library Science program, offers a focus on data collection and management, knowledge representation, digital preservation and archiving, data standards, and policy. GSLIS has also hosted several summer institutes on data curation, designed for working professionals to enhance their skills in this area.

OECD Principles and Guidelines for Access to Research Data from Public Funding
k.mcneill on 2011-04-25 13:59

The OECD Principles and Guidelines for Access to Research Data from Public Funding (PDF) represents guidelines based on commonly agreed principles to facilitate cost-effective access to digital research data from public funding. It is intended to improve the international sharing of, and access to, research data.

JISC: Research Data Management Discussion List
k.mcneill on 2011-04-25 13:57

The JISC Research Data Management Discussion List provides an international, multi-disciplinary forum for discussing research data management issues.

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