The 7th edition of the EUI Library Research Data Guide was published on 18 March 2019. The Guide provides information about data discovery; data use; data management plans; data protection; data preservation and sharing; data in Horizon 2020 projects, and how to prepare datasets for submission to the EUI ResData repository. The new edition of the Research Data Guide has ten sections:
The 4th international Love Data Week takes place from 11 to 15 February to raise awareness of data management plans; data management during research projects; data protection and copyright; data preservation and repositing; open data sharing; and data management in EU Horizon 2020. EUI ResData is a solution for preserving and sharing research data outputs. To submit a dataset for inclusion, please complete this online form. Library staff will generate metadata to describe the dataset, and make an appointment for data transfer…
- When presenting datasets for reposit, it is important to include documentation and, where applicable, data code.
- The EUI Guide to Good Data Protection Practice in Research provides information on data protection, database copyright and ethical use.
From the 1st of January, EUI members have access to SAGE Research Methods providing access to eBooks and tools in support of all aspects of social science methodology. The platform provides full-text, searchable access to the Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences (QASS) series; the Qualitative Research Methods series; and other works on social science research. The Methods Map can be used to navigate methods, concepts and techniques. The Project Planner is a step-by-step guide to starting, developing and completing a research project.
2018 has been a busy year for the EUI Library: we prepared this infographic to show you how we did.
The European Open Science Cloud Portal was launched on 23 November 2018. The new EOSC Portal facilitates discovery of data and resources; processing and analysis; research data management; computation; storage; networking; training and security. To mark the launch of the EOSC Portal, the European Commission issued two supporting documents: Prompting EOSC in Practice which explains the governance of the new ecosystem, and; Turning FAIR into Reality which provides an overview of requirements to fulfill the goal of making research data ‘Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable.’ EOSC has six components…
On 31 January 2015, when the life of William Klinger was tragically taken in New York, he was only 42. William was an alumnus of the History and Civilisation Department, where he graduated in 2007 with Prof. Raffaele Romanelli as supervisor. He was the husband of Francesca and the father of two children. His EUI […]