Data Curation Education in Research Centers Program (DCERC)
Read more at the project site.
Project Contact : Virgil E. Varvel Jr.
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Grant Number: RE-02-10-0004-10
CIRSS projects in this sector focus on how to build, represent, and make accessible research collections, with a particular focus on the challenges and opportunities associated with the curation and f...
Kelly, K., Marlino, M., Mayernik, M. S., Allard, S., Tenopir, C., Palmer, C. L., & Varvel, V. E. Jr. (2013). Model development for scientific data curation education. International Journal of Digital Curation, 8(1), 255–264.
Weber, N., Thomer, A., Mayernik, M., Dattore, R., Zaihua, J., & Worley, S. (2013, January). The product and system specificities of measuring impact: Indicators of use in research data archives. 8th International Digital Curation Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Palmer C. L. (2011, September). Investing in research data. Closing address for the Illinois Research Data Initiative Opening Symposium. Urbana, IL.
New video on DCERC program available
The Data Curation Education in Research Centers program (DCERC) is a model for data curation education, coupling high-quality curriculum with field experiences in research and data centers. This unique program educates library and information science...
November 28 2012
CIRSS to make strong showing at the 8th IDCC
CIRSS Faculty, PhD students, and staff will be making a strong showing at the 8th International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC). Taking place January 14-16, 2013, IDCC brings together an international group of those who create and manage...
February 13 2012
CIRSS Researchers at iConference 2012
CIRSS faculty, students and staff attended the 2012 iConference (http://www.ischools.org/iConference12/2012index/), an annual gathering information scholars, researchers and practitioners led by the iSchools consortium of information schools (http://...