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I have a researcher doing discourse analysis on media stories. She wants to 1) make her data available in a public repository in some way and 2) share archived media stories with other researchers, but is worried about copyright. Any insights/resources? Monday, October 12, 2015 - 08:54
Whenever Digital Librarians hang out, the conversation turns to Hydra/Blacklight vs Islandora. Can you provide a thumbnail overview of each of these and say what their strengths and weaknesses are? The quiet people in the meeting will thank you. Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 13:00
I have a faculty member doing an NSF dmp for the Div Polar Prog., within the Dir.of Geosci. But there is only 1 dmp reqmt in the DMPTool, for Earth Sciences, another div within Geosci. None for Geosci. Shld I use Earth Sci or Generic dmp requirements? Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 13:49
I have a graduate student that is looking for scientific streaming data (ideally in RDF format), for the purpose of studying how streaming data is being used in the sciences. One example I have is NOAA weather data. Where can I find others? Thanks. Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 16:21
What is research data? Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 12:50
Do you have any examples or best practices for creating a data dictionary to provide to a researcher? Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 11:18
Are there institutions that have implemented a combination of institutional repository and data repository using Dspace? Our library uses Dspace for publications and we want to know more on how/what are the challenges in implementing a combination repo? Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 21:56
I was asked to write a DMP for a faculty member who is submitting a proposal to the USGS. I would like to strike a balance between being as helpful and involved as possible while also managing the scope of what I can/will do. Do you have any suggestions? Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 17:03
What metadata standards exist for data? Should it be different on a file type to file type bases, or based on standards from the discipline associated with the data? Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 17:00
I'm looking for secure storage option that adheres to the data agreement from the Department of Higher Education. Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 16:59