Storing & Sharing Research Data

Storing & Sharing Research Data

This 1½-hour workshop (including 30 minutes for questions/discussion) is an introduction to some of the requirements, benefits, issues and problems involved in storing your research data. Students will be asked to consider funding requirements, institutional policies, technical, legal and ethical issues, and appropriate licences for sharing data, along with some of the tools that can be used to store, share and publish research data.

Target audience and stage

This course is aimed at postgraduate research students in the later stages of their research degree (e.g. final year).

Programme outline

  • Where is research data stored?

  • Issues and problems in storing data

  • Requirements to share and publish data

  • The Lincoln Repository and other tools for storing, sharing & publishing data

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to;

  • Appreciate the benefits and risks involved in your approach to storing data

  • Discuss research data storage and sharing with your research supervisor

  • Make use of publicly shared and licensed datasets

  • Choose appropriate licences for your own data

  • Use the Lincoln Repository to formally publish datasets

Course facilitator

Paul Stainthorp is based in the University Library, where he works with electronic library resources, research publications, and research data management systems.

June 08, 2017 at 10am - 11am
Junxion - Room JUN003
Brayford Pool
Lincoln LN6 7TS
United Kingdom
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The Graduate School - University of Lincoln

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