Libraries for Research Data IG


Group details

TAB Liaison: 
Devika Madalli
Case Statement: 
IG Established

Research Data have become a primary research asset that often requires continued access in the dynamic environment of mobile researchers, volatile repositories, transient products and short-lived standards. Libraries have looked after written research assets for centuries and now tackle the challenge of adapting their function to making data reliably accessible and re-usable.

Recent Activity

19 Nov 2018

LIBER RDM Webinar - Reproducibility Librarianship in Practice - 4 December 2018

** Apologies for cross-posting - please forward to anyone who might be
interested **
*Join us at 1500 CET on 4 December 2018 for a LIBER Webinar:
Reproducibility Librarianship in Practice.*
As research across domains of study has become increasingly reliant on
digital tools (librarianship included), the challenges in
reproducibility have grown. Alongside this reproducibility challenge are
the demands for open scholarship, such as releasing code, data, and
articles under an open license.

16 Oct 2018

RDAP 2019 call for proposals is open

Research Data Access and Preservation Summit (RDAP) invites proposals for its upcoming summit at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL on May 15-17, 2019.
RDAP Summit is a 2-day single-track, affordable event for research data support practitioners, with optional workshops available on a third day for a small additional fee. The program includes panels, lightning talks, a poster session, discussions, and optional workshops. This year’s theme is Building Communities.

21 May 2018

call for participation: 3 RDA L4RD IG Projects

The L4RD IG Co-Chairs are pleased to announce this call for participation
in 3 projects for the 2018-2019
year. If you would like to participate in one or more of these
initiatives, please use the linked Google Form
to express your interest.
Thank you,
L4RD IG Co-Chairs
The RDA Libraries for Research Data Interest Group is issuing a call for
participation in its 2018 initiatives:
*23 FAIR Things *-- Project leader: Andi Ogier
This initiative will work to collect and generate a version of the popular