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Data Management Plan: Why Plan? Briefing for your 1st year DMP

Keeping your data safe, findable and re-usable is essential to good research.  Planning this from the start helps not only the sharing of data in the longer-term, but ensures that it is available for you as the primary researcher to find and use as you begin to write up your thesis or article. 

All 1st year PhD’s are required to create a Data Management Plan (DMP).

Course Description:

This 45 minute lecture will:

This course will not cover research data management in detail – please attend either the Research Data Management Briefing or Workshop.

At the end of the briefing you should:

Led by:

Research Engagement Team (Library)

This session is for:

Dates and times

Wednesday 21st November 2018, 14:00-15:00 - Highfield Campus
Thursday 13th December 2018, 13:00-14:00 - Highfield Campus
Tuesday 15th January 2019, 13:00-14:00 - Highfield Campus
Thursday 21st February 2019, 16:00-17:00 - Highfield Campus
Friday 8th March 2019, 15:00-16:00 - Highfield Campus
Wednesday 3rd April 2019, 15:00-16:00 - Highfield Campus

How to book

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