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5th RDA WG/IG Collaboration Meeting, 8-9 June 2016, Nottingham, UK
30 Jun 2016

5th RDA WG/IG Collaboration Meeting, 8-9 June 2016, Nottingham, UK

RDA WG / IG Collaboration meetings have been held since the first RDA Working Groups were formed, with the purpose of keeping track of what the individual groups were doing, and of looking for leverage and synergies across groups. These meetings were first held as video conference, but since early 2014, face-to-face meetings have been held about 3 months after each Plenary, the location alternating between Europe and the US at this point.

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28 Jun 2016

Call for TAB Nominations - 2016

RDA is now seeking candidates for its annual TAB election, to be held in September 2016.Terms are for three (3) years. We encourage participation from people in all stages of their careers. Nominations will be accepted until August 15, 2016.  

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The Czech Institute Of Formal And Applied Linguistics launches an easy-to-cite and persistent infrastructure for research and data citation in the form a URL shortener service
24 Jun 2016

The Czech Institute Of Formal And Applied Linguistics launches an easy-to-cite and persistent infrastructure for research and data citation in the form a URL shortener service

Reproducibility of results is very important for the extension of research and is directly depends on the availability of the research data. The advancements in the web technologies made redistribution of the data much more easy nowadays, however, due to the dynamic nature of the web, the content is consistently on the move from one destination to another.

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Digital Scholarchip releases 6th version of Research Data Curation Bigliography
13 Jun 2016

Digital Scholarchip releases 6th version of Research Data Curation Bigliography

Digital Scholarship has released Version 6 of the Research Data Curation Bibliography. This selective bibliography includes over 560 English-language articles, books, and technical reports that are useful in understanding the curation of digital research data in academic and other research institutions. Over 200 new works have been added to the bibliography since version five.

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The Research Data Alliance at DH2016, 11-16 July 2016, Krakow
28 May 2016

The Research Data Alliance at DH2016, 11-16 July 2016, Krakow

In July 2016, hundreds of Digital Humanities scholars will convene in Krakow, Poland for DH2016. DH is an international academic conference series which has been held annually since 1990, organised and sponsored by the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organisations (ADHO). For the 2016 conference, contributions address social, institutional, global, multilingual, and multicultural aspects of digital humanities, as well as interdisciplinary work and new developments in all field of digital humanities.

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