The companion website for the handbook on Managing and Sharing Research Data: a Guide to Good Practice by Louise Corti, Veerle Van den Eynden, Libby Bishop and Matthew Woollard. Written by experts from the UK Data Archive with over 20 years experience, this book gives postgraduate students, researchers and research support and management staff the data management and sharing skills needed in today’s changing research environment. In this book there is guidance on: how to plan data management and data sharing for your research; how to document and describe content for data; how to format and organise research data; how to store and transfer data; research ethics and privacy in data sharing and intellectual property rights; data strategies for collaborative research; how to publish and cite research data; opportunities and limitations in using other people's research data, illustrated with real-life data reuse cases. Includes links to online resources such as additional exercises, key templates and data collections used in the book.

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Authors: UK Data Archive
Publication year: 2012
Language: English (EN)
Level of knowledge: Introductory: aware of
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