JISC Managing Research Data Programme 2011-13: New RDM Planning Projects!

In addition to the 17 Research Data Management Infrastructure Projects listed in the previous post, the JISC Grant Funding Call 07/11 Managing Research Data Programme (02) 2011-13 also funded 10 projects looking at issues relating to Research Data Management Planning.  These are listed below, with links to project websites and blogs.

Strand B: Research Data Management Planning Projects

Eight rapid six-month projects are helping research groups, projects or departments fulfil disciplinary best practice and the requirements of research funders by designing and implementing data management plans and supporting systems.

DATUM in Action, University of Northumbria

Website: http://www.northumbria.ac.uk/datum

Blog: http://datumrdm.blogspot.com/

DMSPpsych, University of Sheffield

Website: http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/psychology/research/groups/dmsppsych

Blog: http://dmsppsych.blogspot.com/

History DMP, University of Hull

Blog: http://historydmp.wordpress.com/

MaRDI-Gross, University of Lancaster

Website and Blog: http://mardigross.jiscinvolve.org/wp/

REDM-MED (Research Data Management for Mechanical Engineering Departments), University of Bath

Website: http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/projects/redm-med/

Blog: http://blogs.bath.ac.uk/redm-med/

REWARD (Researchers using Existing Workflows to Archive Research Data), University College London

Website and blog: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/reward/

ROHRD (Rapid Organisation of Health Research Data), Imperial College London

Blog: http://rapidhealthdata.wordpress.com/

Sustainable Management of Digital Music Research Data, Queen Mary University of London

Website: http://rdm.c4dm.eecs.qmul.ac.uk/

Blog: http://rdm.c4dm.eecs.qmul.ac.uk/blog

Strand C: Enhancing DMPonline Projects

Two 12-month projects are exploring ways to customise and enhance the Digital Curation Centre’s DMPonline Tool to improve its interaction with institutional or disciplinary information systems and allow the better exchange of structured information and valuable metadata.

DMP-SS (Data Management Planning for Secure Services), University College London

Website: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ich/research-ich/mrc-cech/data/projects/dmp_ss

Blog: http://blogs.ucl.ac.uk/dmp-ss/

Oxford DMPonline, University of Oxford

Blog: http://datamanagementplanning.wordpress.com/

JISC Managing Research Data Programme, 2011-13: New RDM Infrastructure Projects!

The JISC Grant Funding Call 07/11 Managing Research Data Programme (02) 2011-13 led to the funding of 27 projects across three strands.  With some exceptions for administrative delays, the projects started on 3 October 2011 and most now have their websites and blogs up and running.  Further information about the strands and projects is available on the JISC Managing Research Data Programme, 2011-13 Website.  This and subsequent posts provide links to the projects’ websites and blogs.  First, the Research Data Management Infrastructure Projects:

Strand A: Research Data Management Infrastructure

Research Data Management Infrastructure: Institutional Pilot Projects

ADMIRe (A Data Management Infrastructure for Research), University of Nottingham

Blog: http://admire.jiscinvolve.org/wp/

Data.bris, University of Bristol

Website and blog: http://data.bris.ac.uk/

Iridium, University of Newcastle

Website: http://research.ncl.ac.uk/iridium/

Blog: http://iridiummrd.wordpress.com/

Leeds RoaDMaP, University of Leeds

Website and blog pending

Orbital, University of Lincoln

Website and blog: http://orbital.blogs.lincoln.ac.uk/

Pilot Study in Health & Life Sciences, University of the West of England

Website: http://www1.uwe.ac.uk/library/sc/mrd-project.aspx

Blog: http://blogs.uwe.ac.uk/teams/mrd/default.aspx

Research360, University of Bath

Website and blog: http://blogs.bath.ac.uk/research360/

Research Data @ Essex, University of Essex

Website: http://www.data-archive.ac.uk/create-manage/projects/rd-essex

Blog: http://researchdataessex.posterous.com/

Service Oriented Toolkit for Research Data Management, University of Hertfordshire

Website and blog: http://research-data-toolkit.herts.ac.uk/

Research Data Management Infrastructure: Institutional Embedding and Transition to Service Projects

DaMaRO (Data Management Rollout for Oxford), University of Oxford

Website: http://damaro.oucs.ox.ac.uk/

Blog: http://blogs.oucs.ox.ac.uk/damaro/

DataPool, University of Southampton

Blog: http://blogs.ecs.soton.ac.uk/datapool/

MiSS (MaDAM into Sustainable Service), University of Manchester

Website and blog: http://www.miss.manchester.ac.uk/

Open Exeter, University of Exeter

Website pending

Blog: http://blogs.exeter.ac.uk/openexeterrdm/

Research Data Management Infrastructure: Disciplinary Projects

KAPTUR, University for the Creative Arts

Website: http://vads.ac.uk/kaptur/

Blog: https://kaptur.wordpress.com/

PIMMS (Portable Infrastructure for the Metafor Metadata System), University of Reading

Website: http://proj.badc.rl.ac.uk/pimms

Blog: http://proj.badc.rl.ac.uk/pimms/blog

SWORD-ARM (SWORD & Archaeological Research data Management), University of York

Website: http://archaeologydataservice.ac.uk/research/swordarm

Blog: http://archaeologydataservice.ac.uk/blog/sword-arm/

Research Data Management Infrastructure: Metadata

CERIF for Datasets, University of Sunderland

Website and blog: http://cerif4datasets.wordpress.com/