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Workshop zum Management von Forschungsdaten (FDM II-kompakt)

May 22nd, 2024 | by

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, Einmal jährlich bietet das FDM-Team einen eintägigen Kompakt-Workshop (FDM II-kompakt) vor Ort in der Universitätsbibliothek an. Der Hands-On-Workshop bietet die Chance, anhand von praktischen Übungen und im kollegialen Austausch die Inhalte des Selbstlern-Angebots „Überblick zum Management von Forschungsdaten (FDM I)“ zu vertiefen, die Arbeitsweisen zu reflektieren und ggf. zu optimieren. Es werden neben dem Datenmanagement in der Praxis die Themen Datenmanagementpläne, Dokumentation sowie Archivierung und Publikation von Forschungsdaten behandelt und dabei die an der RWTH genutzten Tools Coscine, RDMO, Git/Gitlab und RWTH Publications vorgestellt.

Die ausführliche Kursbeschreibung und Anmeldeoption finden Sie in der Veranstaltungsdatenbank:

Workshop zum Management von Forschungsdaten (FDM II-kompakt)| 13. Juni 2024 | 9 bis 17:00 Uhr | Universitätsbibliothek (Templergraben 61), Raum 313

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Effective Data Sharing with Coscine – Part 1

April 30th, 2024 | by
Logo of Coscine

Source: Coscine

Are you currently working on a large research project and using Coscine? Are you already in the final stages and would like to share the data with other colleagues who are not involved in the project or even publish the data in an article or publication? At this point, you are faced with numerous options regarding your research data. In this blog series, we would like to introduce you to some of the most common methods you can use to make your data accessible to people outside of Coscine.

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Mastering RDM – Learning Opportunities at the RWTH

February 27th, 2024 | by
RDM Trainings

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In complex research processes, it is crucial to maintain an overview of research data and develop effective data management strategies. In addition to RDM tools and services, RWTH Aachen University therefore also offers its researchers courses and workshops on research data management (RDM) in order to develop skills in this important area.

The RDM team relies on blended learning, which combines traditional classroom teaching with digital learning methods. The basics are taught in year-round RWTHmoodle courses, which can be completed at any time and at your own pace through self-study. Building on this, what has been learned can be tested, discussed and deepened in regular workshops. In this blog post, you can get an overview of the RWTH’s RDM continuing education offers.

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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 – 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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Review Coscine – FAIRly in Love with Research Data

February 23rd, 2023 | by
Coscine Logo & FAIR Principles in heart shape

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If you haven’t fallen in love with Coscine yet, you will have fallen under the spell of the research data management platform by February 14, 2023 at the latest – fittingly on the day of love. In this follow-up-report we have summarized the event for you and why Coscine makes your heart race. The event Coscine – FAIRly in Love with Research Data event took place as part of the Love Data Week.

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Was the Switch to Digital Successful? – A Stocktaking

May 5th, 2022 | by
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The breakout of the corona pandemic has presented us with new challenges not only in our private and professional lives, but also in the organisation and the conduct of teaching and research. There was a considerable, albeit unplanned surge in digitalisation. The RDM Team at RWTH Aachen University also had to adapt and make adjustments, especially with regard to events and workshops. Meanwhile, two years have passed and it is time to take stock. Was the changeover successful?

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Follow-up Report on the Open Meeting of the RDM Network on April 13, 2022

April 21st, 2022 | by
Info and data on the Open Meeting of the RDM Network on April 13, 2022

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On April 13, 2022, the data stewards, RDM managers and those interested in RDM at RWTH Aachen University met again for the regular open meeting of the Research Data Management (RDM) network online via Zoom. This time there were two exciting topics: an introduction to the KNIME software and the long-awaited presentation on the dependency analysis of research data at the IoP using GitLab.

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Open Meeting of the RDM Network on April 13, 2022

March 31st, 2022 | by
RDM Network Meeting Key Dates

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The time will soon come again: the next open meeting of the RDM network will take place online via Zoom on April 13, 2022. This time, RDM managers and data stewards can look forward to two topics. The next meeting will focus on a presentation of the KNIME software and an introduction to dependency analysis of research data at the IoP using GitLab.

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Offenes FDM-Netzwerktreffen am 13.04.2022

March 14th, 2022 | by

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Das nächste offene FDM-Netzwerktreffen findet am 13.4.2022 von 10 bis 12 Uhr zum Thema „KNIME & Abhängigkeitsanalyse von Forschungsdaten am IoP mittels GitLab“ virtuell via Zoom statt.


Die Registrierung für das FDM-Netzwerktreffen ist unter folgendem Link möglich:


Das FDM-Team freut sich auf Sie und Ihre Kolleginnen und Kollegen.