RDM for Librarians

Key Info
Description - a brief synopsis, abstract or summary of what the learning resource is about: 

This is an introductory research data management (RDM) presentation for librarians. PowerPoint slides are available for download at the provided URL. The course covers:

  • Research data and RDM
  • Data management planning
  • Data sharing
  • Skills
  • RDM at University of Northampton

An RDM for librarians handbook is also available at the provided URL.

Authoring Person(s) Name: 
Miggie Pickton
Marieke Guy
Sarah Jones
Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
Digital Curation Centre
University of Northampton
License - link to legal statement specifying the copyright status of the learning resource: 
Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic - CC BY 2.0
Access Cost: 
No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
English
More info about
Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Confidentiality/Ethics - - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Data collection
Data formats
Data lifecycle
Data management
Data management planning
Data preservation
Data sharing
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
Digital Curation Centre
Media Type - designation of the form in which the content of the learning resource is represented, e.g., moving image: 
Presentation - representation of the particular way in which an author shows, describes or explains one or more concepts, e.g., a set of Powerpoint slides.
Contributor Organization(s): 
Type: 
Funding and sponsorship
Educational Info
Purpose - primary educational reason for which the learning resource was created: 
Professional Development - increasing knowledge and capabilities related to managing the data produced, used or re-used, curated and/or archived.
Learning Resource Type - category of the learning resource from the point of view of a professional educator: 
Lesson - detailed description of an element of instruction in a course, [could be] contained in a unit of one or more lessons, and used by a teacher to guide class instruction. Example: presentation slides on a topic.
Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Data professional
Librarian
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
Up to 1 hour
Framework - A community-based organization plan or set of steps for education or training: 
ICSU - World Data System Training Resources Guide