Naming the ‘Online Research Database Service’

Just a quick announcement that the service name for the DaaS at the University of Oxford will be the ‘Online Research Database Service’, or ORDS for short. This was felt to be reasonably descriptive of what we’re offering whilst not … Continue reading

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International Data Curation Conference 2011

Maybe I’m just becoming increasingly specialised, but this year’s International Data Curation Conference seemed more varied than ever. Last year’s divide between delegates interested in improving library practices and delegates interested in supporting researchers was less in evidence, with research … Continue reading

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A four country data management action plan

The report “A sufboard for riding the wave: towards a four country action programme on research data” was published recently by the Knowledge Exchange (KE) and builds of the “Riding the wave” report. The KE is formed by partners from … Continue reading

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