Research article: Providing research data management (RDM) services in libraries: preparedness, roles, challenges, and training for RDM practice

(Published 12 Aug 2019)  This paper reports the results of an international survey on research data management (RDM) services in libraries. More than 240 practicing librarians responded to the survey and outlined their roles and levels of preparedness in providing RDM services, challenges
their libraries face, and knowledge and skills that they deemed essential to advance the RDM practice.

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