Research Data Management

The massive amounts of data being generated from many sectors, including science, business, education, telecommunications, etc., and impacting all fields of research, has catapulted the challenge of data stewardship to the forefront of information management. Effective storage, preservation, and access to digital information, as well as mandates from government agencies and other funders requiring projects to include data management plans, are huge challenges facing the community. CNI explores institutional, national, and disciplinary-level strategies and systems related to this issue.

Recent Publications/Reports/Presentations by CNI Staff

“The Need for Research Data Inventories and the Vision for SHARE” (September '14)
Author: Clifford A. Lynch

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Sharing and Preserving Scholarship: Challenges of Coherence and Scale (March '14)
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Closing Keynote IDCC 2014 (February '14)
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Challenges of Stewardship at Scale in the Digital Age (January '14)
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“The Next Generation of Challenges in the Curation of Scholarly Data” (October '13)
Author: Clifford A. Lynch

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Recent Project Briefings & Plenary Sessions from CNI Meetings

Between a Microscope and a Museum: The Tension Between Content and Context in Digital Collections (November '15)

Ken Mitchell, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Mohamed Baessa, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Molly Tamarkin, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology


Establishing a Shared Research Data Service in the UK: How We’re Doing It. What About You? (November '15)

Rachel Bruce, Jisc


Evolving a Community Digital Repository: Lessons from Dryad (November '15)

William Michener, University of New Mexico and Dryad Board of Directors


The Open Science Framework (OSF) at Notre Dame: Connecting the Workflow and Supporting the Research Mission (November '15)

Andrew Sallans, Center for Open Science
Natalie Meyers, University of Notre Dame


The Process of Discovery: CLIR Postdoctoral Fellows on the Future of the Academy (November '15)

John Maclachlan, McMaster University
Elizabeth A. Waraksa, Association of Research Libraries
Meridith Beck Sayre, Knox College and Council on Library and Information Resources
Jodi Reeves Flores, University of Arizona




Recent Videos

The Open Science Framework (OSF) at Notre Dame: Connecting the Workflow and Supporting the Research Mission (November '15)
Andrew Sallans, Center for Open Science
Natalie Meyers, University of Notre Dame View more information

 

Electronic Laboratory Notebooks: More than Notes (April '15)
Alan Wolf, University of Wisconsin – Madison
Jan Cheetham, University of Wisconsin – Madison View more information View video

 

The NIH Contribution to the Commons (December '14)
Philip E. Bourne, National Institutes of Health View more information

 

Publishing and Preserving Data as Primary Research Objects: The RMap Project (December '14)
Timothy DiLauro, Data Conservancy, Johns Hopkins University
Ken Rawson, IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
Kate Wittenberg, Portico
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Sharing and Preserving Scholarship: Challenges of Coherence and Scale (March '14)
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Recent Podcasts

Digital Preservation Network: Cliff Lynch Speaks with UVA’s James Hilton (June '12) CNI Conversations Podcast, June 6, 2012
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Digital Preservation Network: Cliff Lynch Speaks with UVA's James Hilton (June '12) CNI Conversations Podcast, June 6, 2012
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April 29, 2012: Big Data, E-Journals, ID Mgt, Text Mining, & more (May '12) CNI Conversations Podcast, April 29, 2012
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Feb. 28, 2012: Personal Archiving, AAAS, Learning Analytics, & More (February '12) CNI Conversations Podcast, Feb. 10, 2012
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Jan. 18, 2012: Large Datasets, Identity, & New Digital Scholarship (January '12) CNI Conversations Podcast, Jan. 18, 2012
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