Federal funding agencies (NSF, NIH, etc.) now require a data management plans with all new grant proposals. This workshop, geared toward faculty and researchers, will provide an overview of the questions to consider when creating a data management plan with a focus on data preservation issues and tools for sharing your data, like the University's digital repository, the Digital Conservancy. This workshop is discussion-based and we work through each of the data management topics via group and paired activities.
Request a SessionThis library workshop is offered periodically throughout the year as a 1.5 hour session, see our registration page. If you are interested in scheduling a session for your department of research group, please contact instructor Lisa Johnston (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Workshop MaterialsRecorded Session: Watch the Recording from January 8, 2014 at the UMN Office of Nursing Scholarship meeting.
Research Article on this Course
Johnston, Lisa; Lafferty, Meghan; and Petsan, Beth (2012) "Training Researchers on Data Management: A Scalable, Cross-Disciplinary Approach," Journal of eScience Librarianship: Vol. 1: Iss. 2, Article 2. Available at http://escholarship.umassmed.edu/jeslib/vol1/iss2/2/