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We have a senior sponsored program administrator looking for a storage platform to support the ACTIVE research phase. It must have: scalable storage, version control, distributed authentication, and discovery during active research. Does this exist? Monday, January 9, 2017 - 14:55
Are there any "library domain data journals" where a librarian could publish/describe their data? Or a library journal that has a "dataset" as a publication type? I know about journals like Data in Brief, Dataset Papers in Science, Scientific Data Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 09:11
Many repositories are owned by private entities or funded through grants. What are some ways to tell if a one is going to be around long term? Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 14:21
If a student assistant signs a confidentiality agreement but does not stick to it and causes leakage of sensitive data, who is formally responsible for the data leakage, the researcher or the student? Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 02:28
What is the best way to preserve a SQL database for reuse? Friday, September 9, 2016 - 07:41
I have read a few resources that mention any software required to access a dataset should be made available alongside the data. As the software is usually licensed to the original user, can that software be made open alongside a published dataset? Monday, March 21, 2016 - 17:40
How should PIs writing DMPs for NSF Major Research Instrumentation grants indicate who is responsible for data generated by the instrument? Should the PI focus more on his/her data using the instrument instead of on how others manage data? Monday, December 14, 2015 - 13:35
What are some best practices for preparing qualitative data for sharing? Monday, November 23, 2015 - 21:29
What advice would you offer for handling data management provided by subcontractors on grants? Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 11:15
What DMP guidelines do you recommend for a proposal to the NSF Environmental Engineering program? Would the PI follow the DMP guidelines for the Engineering Directorate or the general NSF guidance? Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 11:11