23 things for research data management - Natasha Simons
23 Things for Research Data
Senior Research Data Management
Joint Session of Data Fabric, Education – Planning Training Workshops
RDA Plenary 9, Barcelona
6 April 2017
7–11 March 2016
14–18 March 2016
2Issues in research
21–25 March 2016
3Data in the
2–6 May 2016
7Data citation for
access & attribution
9–13 May 2016
4–8 April 2016
18–22 April 2016
25–29 April 2016
curation & preservation
Ready, set, data!
Build your knowledge of key concepts and issues in
research data management.
Repositories for data
Learn about repositories for depositing, managing and
discovering research data.
Catch-ups & MeetUp
> Kick-oﬀWebinar (1 March) and Catch-upWebinars
on 12 April, 24 May, 28 June, 2 Aug, 6 September, 18 October
> Join your local Community Catch-up Group or start a new one
> Post a comment on MeetUp
Extend your knowledge about data management and gain
experience by participating in this exciting community
Do it anytime, join in the regular Catch-up Webinars and/or
local Community Catch-up, visit ands.org.au/23-things
things23A u s t r a l i a
• Online, self-paced program for
anyone interested in learning
more about research data
• ‘Do’ one Thing each week
• Share! – community groups,
online Meet Up boards, catch
up webinars, Twitter, Blogs,
crash courses and ‘sprint to the
for Kick off
What did participants think?
I liked the range of resources e.g. videos, documents and data
records covering different discipline areas.
Staff are more eager to engage researchers in conversation
My confidence to discuss
research data management
with experts, students and
data librarians has grown -
Recipe for success
1. It’s all about timing!
2. Provide variety
3. Offer choices
4. Hands on participation
5. Give a sense of ownership
6. Offer rewards
7. Build momentum!
Crash course (workshop) success
• Work with community leaders to set up
• Choice: beginner, advanced
• Guest speaker: make it real
• Lots of interaction
• Hands on exercises
23T Re-purpose Toolkit
BY so you can
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ANDS is supported by the Australian
Government through the National Collaborative
Research Infrastructure Strategy Program.
Monash University leads the partnership with
the Australian National University and CSIRO.