Tag Archives: Research Data Alliance

Radical Collaboration in Research Data Management Explored in Research Library Issues

(20 December 2018)   The latest issue of Research Library Issues (RLI), gathers reflections by six archivists and librarians on the practice of radical collaboration applied to research data management (RDM). Archivist Nancy McGovern describes radical collaboration as “inclusive, involving commitment and effort by most or all members that are broadly representative of the various aspects of the common […]


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Host sought for the international Research Data Alliance community’s meeting in early 2018

(23 January 2017) The Research Data Alliance (RDA) Council is seeking proposals from organisations or countries interested in hosting the 11th RDA Plenary meeting in early 2018 (from late February to early April). The Research Data Alliance (RDA) brings together a diverse community of data scientists, librarians, computer scientists, and domain scientists coming from both […]


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Invitation to Australian participants to apply for partial travel support from ANDS to attend Research Data Alliance Plenary 8

(8 July 2016) Research Data Alliance Plenary 8 will take place in Denver, Colorado, USA, from 15-17 September 2016, as part of International Data Week (IDW, 11-17 September 2016). The theme of IDW is ‘From Big Data to Open Data: Mobilizing the Data Revolution’. Organized by the Research Data Alliance, (RDA), CODATA, the Committee on Data of the International […]


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DataCite becomes an organizational affiliate of the Research Data Alliance

(27 March 2014)   Following the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Research Data Alliance (RDA) DataCite will become an organizational affiliate of RDA. As defined by the RDA Organizational Member Process Document, RDA Affiliates are likeminded organizations that seek to coordinate efforts in mutual areas of interest and to avoid unnecessary duplication […]


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D-Lib Magazine special issue on Research Data Alliance

The January 2014 issue of D-Lib Magazine is devoted to the new Research Data Alliance. The contents include: Special Issue on the Research Data Alliance Editorial by Laurence Lannom, Corporation for National Research Initiatives Building Global Infrastructure for Data Sharing and Exchange Through the Research Data Alliance Guest Editorial by Fran Berman, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ross […]


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Join the Research Data Alliance

EU Commissioner Neelie Kroes opened the RDA launch event with a speech heralding “a new era of open science”. Commissioner Kroes welcomes the global approach embodied by the RDA and highlighted the need for interoperability, discoverability and an open approach. 150 individuals representing stakeholders from the sciences, infrastructures, libraries, technology providers and so on were […]


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