Selected Reading


Bicarregui,  Juan, Norman Gray, Rob Henderson, Roger Jones, Simon Lambert, Brian Matthews. “Data Management and Preservation Planning for Big Science”. In: International Journal of Digital Curation Vol 8, No 1 (2013), pp. 29-41.

Borbinha, José,  Michael Nelson, Steve Knight (ed.). IPRES 2013. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects. Lisboa : Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, 2013.

Data Archiving and Networked Services – DANS. Preparing Data for sharing; Guide to social science data archiving. Amsterdam, Pallas Publications - Amsterdam University Press, 2010.

Erway, Ricky. Starting the Conversation: University-wide Research Data Management Policy. Dublin (Ohio):  OCLC Online Computer Library Center, December 2013.

Fearon, David Jr., Betsy Gunia, Sherry Lake, Barbara E. Pralle and Andrew L. Sallans. 2013. SPEC Kit 334: Research Data Management Services. July. Washington, DC: Association of Research Libraries.

Groenewegen, David, Andrew Treloar. “Adding Value by Taking a National and Institutional Approach to Research Data: The ANDS Experience”. In: International Journal of Digital Curation Vol 8, No 2 (2013), pp. 89-98.

(ISCPR) Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research. Sustaining Domain Repositories for Digital Data: A Call for Change from an Interdisciplinary Working Group of Domain Repositories. 24–25 June 2013.

McGovern, Nancy Y. (vol. ed.), Katherine Skinner (series ed.). Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation. Atlanta (Georgia) : Educopia Institute Publications, 2012.

RDMF special event: Funding Research Data Management . A conversation with the funders. 25 April 2013, Lakeside Conference Centre, Birmingham (Blogposts and presentations).

Riding the wave. How Europe can gain from the rising tide of scientific data. Final report of the High Level Expert Group on Scientific Data. A submission to the European Commission, October 2010.


Websites and tools

California Digital Library Consulting Service. Data Management Guidelines. (10-01-14)

California Digital Library Consulting Service. Data Management Plan Tool. (10-01-14)

ICPSR – Data management and curation. Data Management Plan Resources and Examples. (10-01-14)

UK Data Archive – Managing and sharing data. Best practice for researchers. May 2011.

Leiden University Library. Research Data. Toolbox for data management, Leiden Research Data Office.

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