Research Data Management and Sharing MOOC

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

This course will provide learners with an introduction to research data management and sharing. After completing this course, learners will understand the diversity of data and their management needs across the research data lifecycle, be able to identify the components of good data management plans and be familiar with best practices for working with data including the organization, documentation, and storage and security of data. Learners will also understand the impetus and importance of archiving and sharing data as well as how to assess the trustworthiness of repositories.

Note: The course is free to access. However, if you pay for the course, you will have access to all of the features and content you need to earn a Course Certificate from Coursera. If you complete the course successfully, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Coursera Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. Note that the Course Certificate does not represent official academic credit from the partner institution offering the course.
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Authoring Person(s) Name: 
Helen Tibbo
Sarah Jones
Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
EDINA - University of Edinburgh
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 citation
Data formats
Data integrity and authenticity - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Data lifecycle
Data management
Data management planning
Data sharing
Data storage
Licenses - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Massive open online course (MOOC)
Metadata
Organizing data
Published / Broadcast: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
Coursera
Media Type - designation of the form in which the content of the learning resource is represented, e.g., moving image: 
Collection - a group or set of items that comprise a single learning resource, e.g., a PDF version of a slide presentation, an audio file of the presentation and a textual representation of the oral transcription of the presentation.
Contributor Organization(s): 
Type: 
Funding and sponsorship
Name: 
Curating Research Assets and Data Using Lifecycle Education (CRADLE) Project
Type: 
Conceptualization
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: 
Course - series of units and lessons used to teach the skills and knowledge required by its curriculum.
Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Data manager
Repository manager
Data professional
Librarian
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
More than 1 Week
Framework - A community-based organization plan or set of steps for education or training: 
FAIR Data Principles
Framework Node: FAIR: 
Findable