Repository Drop-In Hours

Do you have papers, presentations, or research data you’d like to deposit into one of our public repositories – IDEALS or the Illinois Data Bank?  This is the time to get it done!  Drop by to see a demo or get your questions answered.  We’ll have data curators, members of our repository team, and our Copyright Librarian standing by to assist.

DATE & TIME: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 | 11:00am – 1:00pm
LOCATION: 314 Main Library

For more details: http://illinois.edu/calendar/detail/4068?eventId=33254247&calMin=201702&cal=20170206&skinId=7198

Funk ACES Data Management Workshop

The Funk ACES Library is again offering a data management workshop this semester.  This single 90-minute workshop will cover the main points of the 3-part data management workshop series held in the Main Library.  We hope this alternative workshop location and format will be convenient and valuable!

Smart and Simple Data Management
DATE & TIME: February 17, 2017 | 10:00-11:30am
LOCATION: Funk ACES Library, Room 509
PRESENTERS: Sarah Williams & Heidi Imker
This session aims to provide you with data management best practices and tools to increase your research efficiency and impact.  We’ll present a basic introduction to data management using a data management plan framework, hands on activities, and discuss how to find and vet resources for making data publicly accessible.

For more details and a registration link: https://illinois.edu/calendar/detail/4068?eventId=33254162&calMin=201701&cal=20170112&skinId=7198

Reminder: Data Purchase Program

The University Library’s Data Purchase Program allows campus researchers to apply for funds (up to $5000) to acquire data for their research.

See the full announcement for information about eligible data sets, selection criteria, and a link to the online application.

Applications can be submitted at any time, but the deadline for first consideration is October 3, 2016. Purchases from this first round of applications will be announced by November 18, 2016.

Funk ACES Data Management Workshop

The Funk ACES Library is again offering a data management workshop this semester. This single 90-minute workshop will cover the main points of the 3-part data management workshop series held in the Main Library. We hope this alternative workshop location and format will be convenient and valuable!

Smart and Simple Data Management DATE & TIME: October 7, 2016 | 1:00-2:30pm LOCATION: Funk ACES Library, Room 509 PRESENTERS: Sarah Williams & Heidi Imker This session aims to provide you with datamanagementbest practices and tools to increase your research efficiencyand impact. Well present a basic introduction to data management using a data management plan framework, hands on activities, and discuss how to find and vet resources for making datapublicly accessible.

For more details and a registration link: http://illinois.edu/calendar/detail/4068?eventId=33240146&calMin=201608&cal=20160822&skinId=7198

Data Purchase Program

The University Library’s Data Purchase Program allows campus researchers to apply for funds (up to $5000) to acquire data for their research.

See the full announcement for information about eligible data sets, selection criteria, and a link to the online application.

Applications can be submitted at any time, but the deadline for first consideration is October 3, 2016. Purchases from this first round of applications will be announced by November 18, 2016.

Illinois Data Bank

University of Illinois’ data repository – Illinois Data Bank – is now available. The Illinois Data Bank is a free, self-serve publishing platform that centralizes, preserves, and provides persistent and reliable access to University of Illinois research data.

Illinois Data Bank Datasets: can include files of any format and sizes up to 15 GB/file can be deposited for immediate release or temporarily embargoed receive a stable, unique identifier (DOI) for persistent access and ease of citation are registered in a central, world-wide catalog for better discovery are professionally managed and curated are preserved at the University Library for a minimum of 5 years

Visit the Illinois Data Bank’s Policies webpage for more details about data access and use, preservation, and the deposit agreement.

Funk ACES Data Management Workshop

The University Library has offered a data management workshop series in the Main Library for several semesters, but for the first time, a data management workshop will be held in the Funk ACES Library. This single 90-minute workshop will cover the main points of the 3-part data management workshop series held in the Main Library. We hope this alternative workshop location and format will be convenient and valuable!

Sane and Simple Data Management for the Busy Researcher DATE & TIME: March 15, 2016 | 11:00am 12:30pm LOCATION: Funk ACES Library, Room 509 PRESENTERS: Sarah Williams & Heidi Imker This session aims to provide you with datamanagementbest practices and tools to increase your research efficiencyand impact. Well present a basic introduction to data management using a data management plan framework and discuss how to find and vet resources for making datapublicly accessible.

For more details and a registration link: http://illinois.edu/calendar/detail/4068?eventId=33127138&calMin=201602&cal=20160223&skinId=7198