Do-It-Yourself Research Data Management Training Kit for Librarians

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

Online training materials on topics designed for small groups of librarians who wish to gain confidence and understanding of research data management.  The DIY Training Kit is designed to contain everything needed to complete a similar training course on your own (in small groups) and is based on open educational materials. The materials have been enhanced with Data Curation Profiles and reflective questions based on the experience of academic librarians who have taken the course.

The training kit includes:  
 - Promotional slides for the RDM Training Kit
- Training schedule
- Research Data MANTRA online course by EDINA and Data Library, University of Edinburgh
- Reflective writing questions
- Selected group exercises (with answers) from UK Data Archive, University of Essex - Managing and sharing data: Training resources. September, 2011 (PDF).
- Podcasts for short talks by the original Edinburgh speakers if running course without ‘live’ speakers (Windows or Quicktime versions).
- Presentation files (pptx) if learners decide to take turns presenting each topic.
- Evaluation forms
- Independent study assignment: Interview with a researcher, based on Data Curation Profile, from D2C2, Purdue University Libraries and Boston University Libraries.

Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
EDINA - University of Edinburgh
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
Citation - format of the preferred citation for the learning resource: 
DIY Research Data MANTRA Training Kit for Librarians by EDINA and Data Library, University of Edinburgh is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available below.
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Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Confidentiality/Ethics - - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Copyright of data
Data handling
Data management planning
Data sharing
Data storage
Organizing data
Security - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
EDINA - University of Edinburgh
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.
Contact Organization(s): 
Data Library Staff Information Services, University of Edinburgh
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 professional
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
More than 1 Week