Past Events

  • 2022 Jul 13

    Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP

    Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Aug 31 2022 except Wed Jul 06 2022, Wed Aug 03 2022.
    12:00pm to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP

    RDM Mini-Workshops are free, open sessions featuring short presentations or demos and provide discussion with the research data community. Visit the Countway Library Calendar for easy registration.

    This summer we are helping you prepare for the forthcoming NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy. Join us Wednesdays at 12pm EST throughout the summer to learn about the various aspects of data management that will allow you to comply with the policy...

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  • 2022 Jun 29

    Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP

    12:00pm to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP

    RDM Mini-Workshops are free, open sessions featuring short presentations or demos and provide discussion with the research data community. Visit the Countway Library Calendar for easy registration.

    This summer we are helping you prepare for the forthcoming NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy. Join us Wednesdays at 12pm EST throughout the summer to learn about the various aspects of data management that will allow you to comply with the policy...

    Read more about Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP
  • 2022 Jun 22

    Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP

    12:00pm to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP

    RDM Mini-Workshops are free, open sessions featuring short presentations or demos and provide discussion with the research data community. Visit the Countway Library Calendar for easy registration.

    This summer we are helping you prepare for the forthcoming NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy. Join us Wednesdays at 12pm EST throughout the summer to learn about the various aspects of data management that will allow you to comply with the policy...

    Read more about Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP
  • 2022 Jun 15

    Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP

    12:00pm to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP

    RDM Mini-Workshops are free, open sessions featuring short presentations or demos and provide discussion with the research data community. Visit the Countway Library Calendar for easy registration.

    This summer we are helping you prepare for the forthcoming NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy. Join us Wednesdays at 12pm EST throughout the summer to learn about the various aspects of data management that will allow you to comply with the policy...

    Read more about Summer RDM Mini-Workshop: Data Experts Respond to the DMSP
  • 2022 May 11

    Online Workshop: How and Where to Publish your Data

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Spring 2022 Research Data Management Seminar Series

    We are frequently asked to share, archive, or otherwise publish data by funders and publishers, but few instructions exist on how to find a repository, and how to prepare your data and metadata for sharing.

    This virtual workshop will provide hands-on experience preparing data for publishing by “curating” an example dataset and identifying common data issues. Participants will also learn about the overall role of repositories within the data sharing landscape and learn strategies for locating and...

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  • 2022 Apr 27

    Online Short-Seminar: Introduction to Data Repositories

    12:00pm to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Spring 2022 Research Data Management Seminar Series

    Publishing research data within a trusted repository helps you comply with funder and journal data sharing policies, supports the discovery of and access to data, and can result in more visibility and higher impact for research projects. There are a number of available resources for data sharing and data publication, and the right solution for a particular research project will depend on many contributing factors.

    This introduction will provide an overview of the different types of repositories and...

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  • 2022 Apr 15

    How to Lie (to Yourself and Others) With Data Visualization

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    With the proliferation of data visualizations in the media and academic publications, it’s more important than ever to be an informed and critical consumer of others’ data visualizations — in other words, don’t be fooled by the flashy graphs. In this workshop, we’ll discuss how easy it is to accidentally fool yourself and others with data visualizations, especially when when using some of the new, powerful data visualization tools (available free, online, and usable with little-to-no training).

    Interested in this workshop but can't make this time? Email jessica_cohen-tanugi@...

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  • 2022 Apr 15

    Comparing Qualitative Data Analysis (QDA) Tools

    11:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Qualitative Data Analysis (QDA) tools have the potential to assist in qualitative research at several stages in the research lifecycle. This session provides an overview of advantages of working with QDA software, a summary of anticipated outcomes, as well as a comparison between QDA platforms. The session will consist of comparing outputs from NVivo, Dedoose, and Atlas.Ti. The session will conclude with a hands-on demonstration of the free, open source, open access qualitative research tool, Taguette. This session is ideal for researchers designing their research project, selecting a...

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  • 2022 Apr 13

    Online Workshop: Writing a Data Management Plan

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Spring 2022 Research Data Management Seminar Series

    Writing a Data Management Plan (DMP) may be required as part of your grant application, but it is also best practice for any research project!

    This virtual session will dive deeper into what a fundable DMP looks like and get you started writing your own plan with a hands-on activity.

    InstructorsJulie Goldman, Research Data Services, Countway Library
    Meghan Kerr, Archivist and Records Manager, Center for...

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  • 2022 Apr 08

    Design Principles for Data Visualization

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    This hour-long workshop covers key design principles you should consider when planning or storyboarding your visualizations — from choosing the optimal chart type for your data to the effective use of color, text, and spacing.

    Interested in this workshop but can't make this time? Email jessica_cohen-tanugi@harvard.edu to request another session.

    Register

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