Principles Of Data Curation And Preservation

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

Session outline:
-Definitions of data curation and preservation
-Stages of data curation and preservation
-Top tips for data curation and preservation
- Real-life examples of data curation and preservation
 -Key references to find out more about data curation
Learning outcomes:
-Recognize the basic principle of the appropriate curation and preservation of research data
-Outline the essentials of good data management practice
-Identify the reasons for good data management

Authoring Person(s) Name: 
Amy Robinson
Access Cost: 
No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
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Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Data access
Data curation
Data management
Data preservation
Data usage
Subject Discipline - subject domain(s) toward which the learning resource is targeted: 
Arts and Humanities
Published / Broadcast: 
Friday, November 8, 2013
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
Visual Arts Data Skills for Researchers (VADS4R)
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.
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 manager
Early-career research scientist
Graduate student
Mid-career research scientist
Research scientist
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
Up to 1 hour