Information

Place
Zoom
Time
Wednesday November 9th 2022 at 09:00 to 10:30
Deadline
Monday November 7th 2022 at 23:59

Target Audience

PhD students, postdocs, researchers, and research support staff at the University of Oslo.

Description

Are you struggling to keep track of your research data files? Are you sure your files are in a format that is easy to share and archive?

In this module, you will learn about best practices for data organization and documentation, and about metadata. We will discus structuring project directories and using the file formats most suited for long-term archiving. We will also introduce the concept of metadata and discuss how to document your research data in a clean and systematic way.

We will wrap up with a question and answer session where you will be able to ask us any questions you have about data organisation, metadata, and documentation.

Learning Objectives

After the workshop, you:

  • are familiar with the best practices for data organization and documentation
  • know which file formats are suited for long-term archiving
  • are familiar with the concept of metadata
  • know how to create well structured directories and write smart filenames

Setup

The course will take place digitally on Zoom and meeting link will be sent out to the registered participants the day before the course. The course is delivered by Digital Scholarship Center at the University of Oslo Library.

Contact

Agata Bochynska, PhD | agata.bochynska@ub.uio.no
Open Research and Digital Scholarship Center, University of Oslo Library

 

 

Information

Place
Zoom
Time
Wednesday November 9th 2022 at 09:00 to 10:30
Deadline
Monday November 7th 2022 at 23:59
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Program

The course will consist of a 60-minute presentation on data organization, metadata and documentation, and a 30-minute question and answer session.