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Une introduction à la gestion et au partage des données de la recherche

This training module is intended for scientific researchers and provides instruction on various aspects of managing and sharing research data, and promoting related best practices. The module consists of five sections, each of which ends with a short quiz. (available in French only)

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LEARN Toolkit of Best Practices for Research Data Management

The LEARN toolkit provides templates and case studies on how successful implementation of a research data management program can be achieved. The toolkit covers eight main topics, including policy and leadership, advocacy, subject approaches, open data, research data infrastructure, costs, roles, responsibilities and skills, and tool development. An executive briefing aimed at senior institutional decision makers is provided in multiple languages, in addition to a model research data management policy.

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Education Modules

A series of ten training modules available in Powerpoint format on various subjects relating to research data management, with associated handouts and supporting hands-on exercises. All materials are released under a creative commons license.

Topics covered include an introduction on the importance of data management, data sharing, data management planning, data entry and manipulation, quality control, data protection, metadata, data citation, analysis and workflows, and legal and policy issues.

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New England Collaborative Data Management Curriculum

Curriculum materials for teaching data management best practices to students and researchers in the health sciences. All seven online modules align with the National Science Foundation’s data management plan recommendations. Lesson plans, course notes, presentations, and activities are provided under a creative commons license.

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Research Data Management Guide

Educational modules produced at the UBC Library for graduate students, research assistants, and other researchers interested in improving their data management skills.

Modules are presented in a single guide and address the basics of data management plans, metadata and data documentation, data storage and security, and data sharing. All content is published under a creative commons license.

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Research Data Management Training for Health Researchers

A comprehensive website intended to provide advice and guidance to researchers on applying best practices to managing their research data.

Topics covered include an introduction to research data management, in addition to policy, planning, and best practices for managing data throughout the research data life cycle.

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Introduction to Research Data Toolkits

A suite of seven online toolkits developed to provide an introduction to research data in the visual arts.

Subjects covered include introductions to research data management and data management planning, how to avoid “a data disaster”, the discoverability and reuse of arts research data, and more.

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