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Follow-up Report: Research Data Day 2023 – Morning Program

November 23rd, 2023 | by
TdF 2023 morning program

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All good things come in threes! On November 14, 2023, the Research Data Day in NRW celebrated its third anniversary. Under this year’s motto “Promote and refine data: Bring your data treasure to light”, the state initiative for research data management invited participants to a digital morning program full of fascinating presentations and lively discussions. One thing became clear: Raw data is the precious cornerstone of all research! Careful maintenance, processing and optimization can work wonders. In this way, simple rough diamonds are transformed into impressive treasures. In this follow-up report, you can find out how these rough diamonds are polished in numerous research institutions and which tools are used in the process.

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May we introduce? APIv2!

November 9th, 2023 | by
The technology behind Coscine - APIv2.

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At the beginning of October this year, the existing API (Application Programming Interface) in Coscine got an upgrade. APIs enable smooth communication and data exchange between different applications. Coscine offers users the opportunity to use the platform for research data management not only via the user interface, but also via the API. In this article, we take a closer look at the Coscine API and the upgrade to APIv2.

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Coscine on Research Data Day 2023

November 2nd, 2023 | by
Treasure box with documents flying around and Coscine logo.

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The third Research Data Day in North Rhine-Westphalia is just around the corner and promises many exciting discussions and insights into current developments within the research data management universe. What must not be missed is Coscine – the ever-growing platform for RDM. In keeping with the day’s theme, “Mining and Refining Data: Bring your data treasure to light” we FAIR refine your data treasure with Coscine.

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October 12th, 2023 | by
Logo of Coscine

Source: Coscine

Progressive development in the research sector requires not only change, but also efficient cooperation between universities. In this striving for innovation and transparency, the pioneering project has taken on a crucial role for the 42 educational institutions in the network. In this blog post, you can find out what this project is all about and how the collaboration is supposed to work.

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Follow-up Report on the First CoRDI – Conference on Research Data Infrastructure

September 21st, 2023 | by
Coscine lecture at the CorDI with Katja Jansen

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For the first time, the “Conference on Research Data Infrastructure” took place in Karlsruhe from 12 to 14 September 2023. The conference was organised by the National Research Data Infrastructure (NFDI) Association in cooperation with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and brought together national and international experts from various research fields and research data management infrastructures under the motto “Connecting Communities”. With numerous scientific talks, discussions, guest lectures, poster presentations and networking opportunities, the event focused on the comprehensive use of research data. Find out how Coscine integrated into the conference in this blog post.

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Our Review of RWTH Young Academics Day 2023

September 7th, 2023 | by
Market Place RDM Booth

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The academic world can be an exciting, but also challenging environment. The pressure to produce research results and compete in a highly competitive environment can often be overwhelming for young academics. To address these challenges and support young researchers, Young Academics Day was held at RWTH Aachen University’s SuperC on September 5, 2023. The event was dedicated to mental health in academic careers and offered a wealth of valuable information. In this article, we have summarized the contents of the event for you.

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Archiving and Publishing Research Data: What’s the Difference?

August 24th, 2023 | by
Archive and Database

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(Research) data are the basis of decisions and are becoming more and more important with today’s technologies and possibilities. Thus, the correct management and publication of research data is also taking on an increasingly important role. Two central concepts in this context are archiving and publishing research data. But what exactly do these concepts mean and how do they differ in the research process? In this article, we take a close look at the differences between archiving and publishing research data.

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Young Academics Day

August 17th, 2023 | by
Various women stand together at a high table and exchange ideas.

Source: Heike Lachmann

Attention doctoral candidates and postdocs: The Center for Young Academics (CYA), together with the Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development and Young Academics, Professor Sabine Brück-Dürkop, invites you to the annual Young Academics Day on August 31, 2023. This time, the event will take place on site in Aachen. The RDM team will also be there and will present the RDM tools and services. Read the article to find out more about the event.

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Follow-up Report – RDM Workshop in Essen

June 29th, 2023 | by
Community Workshop KWI Essen


From June 14-16, 2023, the Coscine team participated in the RDM workshop hosted by Landesinitiative in Essen. The RDM workshop offered the opportunity to try out different tools, including Coscine. In different sessions, special functions of the individual tools were presented, which could be tried out by the participants during or afterwards. In addition, the workshop was an optimal opportunity to exchange information about the respective tools and to network. (*)

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New Application Profile in Coscine

June 15th, 2023 | by
Figure Coscine - Platform for Research Data Management

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A new application profile for Preclinical Imaging has recently become available in Coscine. In this blog post, you will learn what this profile can do, how it was created, and how it can be used.

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