Invitation: Comments on public access Data Management Sharing Activities for Academic Administration and researchers

The project team for the Realities of Academic Data Sharing Initiative, a joint ARL/DCN project, have released a report, Public Access Data Management and Sharing Activities for Academic Administration and Researchers, that defines the data management and sharing activities used in research processes. This was drafted in consultation with numerous stakeholders, including the Council on … Continue reading Invitation: Comments on public access Data Management Sharing Activities for Academic Administration and researchers

Peer-Compare in the DCN: Research Data Preservation Practices

The Data Curation Network is, at its core, a robust community of practice; a key benefit of this community of practice is the ability to have open and candid conversations about our current practices and challenges, as well as future goals. This is important for our organization– for building trust in one another and advancing … Continue reading Peer-Compare in the DCN: Research Data Preservation Practices

DCN Responds to Cultural Proficiencies For Racial Equity: A Framework

The members of the Racial Justice Working Group of the Data Curation Network (DCN) as well as other DCN volunteers collectively submitted feedback on the on the draft of “Cultural Proficiencies For Racial Equity: A Framework," created by the Joint ALA/ARL Building Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity Framework Task Force. The following is an excerpt … Continue reading DCN Responds to Cultural Proficiencies For Racial Equity: A Framework

New DCN Partner: Princeton University

The DCN is delighted to announce our newest sustaining member: Princeton University! We are pleased to welcome new members from Princeton: Wind Cowles, Matt Chandler, and Neggin Keshavarzian. Wind Cowles will serve on the Governing Board as the institutional representative. Wind has been an active participant in the DCN, as she attended a 2019 CURATE(D) … Continue reading New DCN Partner: Princeton University