On 28 May 2020, the Research Data Alliance published for public consultation the pre-final version of the RDA COVID-19 Recommendations and Guidelines covering four research areas – clinical data, omics practices, epidemiology and social sciences. This document is also complimented by overarching areas focusing on legal and ethical considerations, research software, community participation and indigenous data.
Digital Repository of Ireland
Date: 25 Jun 2020 - 14:30 Irish time / 15:30 CEST
Online campaigns are focusing on specific sports e.g. camogie, Gaelic football, horse-racing, fishing, martial arts, tag rugby, and rowing
DRI would like to share the news of a new Technology Watch Guidance Notes series from the Digital Preservation Coalition, the first of these being 'How Researchers Use the Archived Web'.
As many of the data challenges we face, long term preservation and digital archiving may appear at first glance to be about technology but they are just as much about about building community trust and the right social enablers. The TRUST Principles are a natural development of a by the community and for the community effort.
The Digital Repository of Ireland's Education and Outreach Manager, Dr Deborah Thorpe, gave a presentation on open access, digital preservation, and the work of the DRI at NUI Galway Open Scholarship Week (May 11-15).