Research Data Management, journals and supplementary materials

My journeys amongst the sector’s RDM specialists continue with visits to Bristol (Zosia Beckles) and Leeds (Nick Sheppard, Rachel Proudfoot, Graham Blyth, Brenda Phillips and Gemma Hemming). I’m aware that I’ve very much spoken to staff at very research intensive universities so far, which has been great, but I’m keen to speak to all kinds … Read more

Uses and abuses of journal data policies (part 1)

In working to understand the effects of Journal Data Policies I’ve been spending time talking to some of the real experts – the support staff that advise on and deal with these policies every day.  Last week – after a call for interested participants – I met with Bev Jones (Lincoln), Laurence Horton (LSE), Marta … Read more

Looking for patterns in research data policy

Aren’t the Mandlebrot sets pretty – more about these later! This is the first blog about the Journal Research Data Policy Registry.  We have been gathering feedback about the direction of the project for a couple of months and we are now ready to get started.  One of the first things we have done is … Read more