Category: General

DMPTool2 Development: User Experience Testing

Our first round of user experience testing wrapped up last week, with a focus on administrator tasks like managing users, creating custom data management plan templates, and adding institution information or logos. Here’s a quick update on what we learned. … Continue reading

Hang A DMPTool Poster!

In addition to working hard on the new version of the DMPTool (to be released in May), we are also working on outreach and education materials that promote the use of the DMPTool. Our latest addition to these materials is … Continue reading

DMP tools workshop at #IDCC14 by Sarah Jones

Sarah Jones of the Digital Curation Centre joined DMPTool colleagues to present on the two main data management planning tools, DMPOnline and DMPTool, at the International Digital Curation Conference this week in San Francisco. She wrote about the workshop on the … Continue reading

DMPTool2 Project – October 2013 Report

Overview DMPTool2 continues to take shape and we are now shifting more into planning for release and promotion. Technical Team The development team is presently focused on connecting the HTML presentation layer to the application layer and bringing the second … Continue reading

DMPTool at the Data Information Literacy Symposium

Purdue University in Indiana hosted the Data Information Literacy (DIL) Symposium this year, a culmination of the IMLS funded research project on the DIL needs of technology driven research scientists. A dense, two-day session of seminars, discussions and poster presentation … Continue reading

Update: DMPTool 2 Features Overview

We have added a one-page overview of the features for users and administrators currently in development for the DMPTool 2 to our bitbucket wiki. Designed to complement the more technically oriented requirements documentation, we will be keeping the overview up-to-date … Continue reading