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Drexel-CODATA FAIR Workshop

Title: Responsible Research Data Management Workshop
Date: March 31- April 1
Knowledge sharing between research committees and institutions. This workshop, co-sponsored by Drexel’s Metadata Research Center and CODATA, will feature invited speakers and an expert panel discussion, selected research and practice papers from an open call, a poster and lightning talks session, as well as workshop sessions on mechanisms for knowledge sharing and on issues of responsibility and sensitive data. To read the 2018 final report and action plan from the European Commission Expert Group on FAIR Data, entitled “Turning FAIR into Reality,” click here.

Paper Submission Deadline: Monday, March 4, 2019. Click here for submissions and registration links

To learn more, visit this link

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MRC Doc Student Sam Grabus Presenting at Temple

Second year IS doctoral student Sam Grabus will be presenting to librarians and staff at Temple University on current, NEH supported research with Temple University’s Digital Scholarship Center (DSC). Sam will be discussing her Summer 2018 LEADS-4-NDP fellowship project and new research on the DSC’s 19th-Century Knowledge Project.

Date/Time: Monday, February 25th, 1pm
Location: Temple University’s Digital Scholarship Center,
Ground Floor of Paley Library (1210 Polett Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19122).
For detailed directions to get to the DSC, visit this page.

More information about Sam’s research and her presentation slide deck can be found on her website.

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Recruiting Student Volunteers for RDA 13 in Philadelphia

Sign up to be a volunteer to help out with the Research Data Alliance (RDA) Plenary Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, from April 2-4, 2019. RDA is a global, cross-disciplinary data organization dedicated to “building the social and technical bridges to enable open data sharing.” For first consideration, please sign up to volunteer by Friday, February 22. Spaces may be limited.

View the RDA program schedule
Volunteer to help out: Google Form