Damaro Project Update – April 2013

It’s been rather a while since I posted a general progress report for Damaro, so here’s a brief summary of what we’ve been up to over the last month or so… Our DataFinder contribution form is now complete. This is … Continue reading

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The Knowledge Exchange ‘Making Data Count’ Workshop – Metrics for Datasets

Last week I attended the ‘Making Data Count’ Workshop in Berlin, organised by the Knowledge Exchange. The objective of the workshop was to find ways to overcome the data-sharing reticence of researchers by ensuring that they were suitable rewarded for … Continue reading

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Promoting existing training resources (or the wonders of Web links and helpful colleagues)

When we put together the DaMaRO training plan, we knew that we wanted to provide a mixture of face-to-face events and online material. Researchers have told us that both have advantages, and that each meets a different need. I blogged … Continue reading

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Further reflections on the JISC Managing Research Data Workshop

Like James, I also attended the JISC Managing Research Data Programme Workshop in Birmingham last week. It’s always good to have a chance to meet up with colleagues from other projects and hear what they’ve been doing, in the hope … Continue reading

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