Data Management In The Arts and Humanities

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Description - a brief synopsis, abstract or summary of what the learning resource is about: 
This presentation provides a response to a few tricky questions that often come up at the Digital Curation Centre in the UK by people providing services to art and humanities researchers.  Martin Donnely at the Digital Curation Centre discusses topics including. 
- A brief introduction about DCC: The Digital Curation Centre (DCC) is an internationally-recognized center of expertise in digital curation with a focus on building capability and skills for research data management. The DCC provides expert advice and practical help to research organizations wanting to store, manage, protect, and share digital research data.
- What is data and what do we mean by research data management?
- What are the scientific methods and why is different in Arts and Humanities?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of data in the Art and Humanities?
- Archiving issues around Art and Humanities
Authoring Person(s) Name: 
Martin Donnelly
Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
Digital Curation Centre
License - link to legal statement specifying the copyright status of the learning resource: 
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International - CC BY 4.0
Access Cost: 
No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
More info about
Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Community standards
Data access
Data access methods
Data archiving
Data collection
Data curation
Data management
Data management stories
Data preservation
Humanities data
Subject Discipline - subject domain(s) toward which the learning resource is targeted: 
Arts and Humanities
Published / Broadcast: 
Monday, February 22, 2016
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): 
Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling at University of Warsaw (ICM UW)
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: 
Citizen scientist
Data manager
Early-career research scientist
Graduate student
Mid-career research scientist
Research faculty
Research scientist
Undergraduate student
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
Up to 1 hour