Portage and Scholars Portal are pleased to announce that several Scholars Portal Dataverse institutions are now searchable in the Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR) Discovery Service:
Ottawa, ON (July 31, 2020) – CARL and Portage are pleased to announce their endorsement of the TRUST Principles for digital repositories. Digital information increasingly drives the research process and enables broad access to research data and other types of digital collections. This access is often provided via digital repositories, and as the scholarly enterprise […]
The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) Portage Network is pleased to announce that the Research Data Alliance (RDA), of which Portage is an active participant, has released the final version of COVID-19 Recommendations and Guidelines for Data Sharing. The detailed guidelines are aimed to help stakeholders follow best practices to maximise the efficiency of […]
Launched by the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL), the Portage Network contributes to national data management through stewardship platforms, services, tools, outreach and training. We are pleased to be adding new strategic positions to the current Portage team as follows: Data Management Planning Coordinator PDF Policy, Privacy, and Sensitive Data Coordinator PDF Research Intelligence […]
Ottawa, ON (June 26, 2020) – The New Digital Research Infrastructure Organization (NDRIO) and the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) have signed an agreement for $2.86 million that will support the Portage Network’s continued contributions to national data management through stewardship platforms, services, tools, outreach and training. This agreement, which will eventually allow for […]
CARL Portage is pleased to share the first of a series of Insights Reports, examining resource allocations for research data management in Canadian research institutions. This first report examines institutional budgets, policies, and organizational structures currently being leveraged for developing RDM capacity.
Portage is pleased to have published the Final Report from the Canadian Data Curation Forum (CDCF), held in October 2019. The report includes suggestions for a national approach to data curation services in Canada. These suggestions are representative of the perspectives voiced at the Community-Building Forum at CDCF. This SSHRC-funded event was a collaboration between […]
The Portage Network has been busy this spring—our Experts are active in several areas working to support research data management in Canada. Some recent highlights of our work include: COVID-19 initiatives New Portage Webinar Series Updates on the New Digital Research Infrastructure Organization (NDRIO) Updates on the Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR) Outputs of the […]