Institutional Repositories Dealing with Data | Open Repositories 2013

Institutional Repositories Dealing with Data: What a difference a ‘D’ makes!

The 2013 Open Repositories Conference was held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island from July 8 – 12. This particular workshop aimed to help IR managers and others in the repository community to identify strategies and practical steps to deal with research data within the increasingly complex environment of open access scholarly communication.

Speakers included Charles (Chuck) Humphrey, Robin Rice, Angus Whyte, Michael Witt, and Courtney Matthews. Their presentation slides are available from the links below:

Introduction: Angus WhyteDigital Curation Centre

Keynote: Chuck Humphrey, The Long Tail of Data Wagging the IR.

Robin Rice, On being a cog rather than inventing the wheel: Edinburgh DataShare as a key service in the University of Edinburgh’s RDM Initiative.

Angus Whyte How will repository and subject librarians roles interact to support data management? evidence from UK institutions

Michael Witt & Courtney Matthews, The Purdue University Research Repository (PURR): providing institutional data services with a virtual research environment, data publication and archiving.


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