Webinar on Social Science Data Management and Curation

Date: Jan. 13, 2014
Place: Webinar
Organizer: ACRL Numeric and Geospatial Data Services Interest Group
ACRL Numeric and Geospatial Data Services Interest Group invite you to attend the following webinar on resources and tools for social science data management and curation, presented by two experienced data archivists from ICPSR:
Webinar on Social Science Data Management and Curation, Monday, January 13, 2014 9:00:00 PM CET - 11:00:00 PM CET



Speakers:

Jared Lyle, Director of Curation Services, Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR).
Jared Lyle directs the Curation Services Unit, which is responsible for Metadata, Bibliography of Data-Related Literature , and Digital Preservation. His work includes developing and maintaining a comprehensive approach to data management and digital preservation policy at ICPSR.

Amy Pienta, Director of Data Acquisitions, Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR).
Amy Mehraban Pienta is Acquisitions Director at ICPSR. She is also a research affiliate of the University of Michigan Center on the Demography of Aging and the Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan. At ICPSR, she oversees new data acquisitions. Major responsibilities include identifying new data collections in the social sciences, negotiating with potential data depositors, strategic planning for new data acquisitions, and developing appraisal standards for data.



Description:
The speakers will discuss resources and tools for social science data management and curation, including data management planning, preparing data for sharing and preservation, and supporting access. They will highlight examples from ICPSR.



Registration:
IMPORTANT: The webinar is free but in order to participate, please make sure that you register at http://ala.adobeconnect.com/e471pdbc64z/event/registration.html.
Look forward to your participation.


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