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Supporting the upcoming NIH data sharing requirements with the DMPTool

Immediately following the new NIH Policy for Data Management and Sharing (DMS) announcement, academic medical centers started to contact the DMPTool team with questions about how best to prepare for the pending policy change. These centers faced new and seemingly … Continue reading

Supporting FAIR Data with Integrations

As part of our work to extend the usability and interoperability of the new Networked DMP, we have partnered with Research Space (RSpace), a connected electronic lab notebook, and developed a prototype integration that allows users to track research data … Continue reading

Announcing the FASEB Dataworks! Data Management Plan Challenge

Biomedical and biological researchers writing data management plans frequently ask for examples of excellent DMPs that incorporate their data types and specific storage, access, and IP requirements. To respond to this need, and to celebrate excellence in managing and sharing … Continue reading

FAIR Island Project Receives NSF Funding

Crossposted from the FAIR Island website The California Digital Library (CDL), University of California Gump South Pacific Research Station, Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS), Metadata Game Changers, and DataCite are pleased to announce that they have been awarded a … Continue reading

Call for Submissions to the Inaugural Qualitative Data Management Plan (DMP) Competition

Data Management Plans (DMPs) play an integral role in ensuring that data are collected, organized, stored, and shared responsibly. Qualitative researchers writing such plans frequently ask for examples of excellent DMPs for qualitative research. To respond to this need, and … Continue reading

Interviews on Implementing Effective Data Practices, Part I: Why This Work Matters

Cross-posted from ARL News by Natalie Meyers, Judy Ruttenberg, and Cynthia Hudson-Vitale | October 28, 2020 In preparation for the December 2019 invitational conference, “Implementing Effective Data Practices,” hosted by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), Association of American Universities … Continue reading