This is more library-focused on reference support and services for data/digital materials, but it’s also relevant for digital humanities and other areas in terms of how digital resources are made findable, found, and used.
We will have a Data Management Brown Bag next Tuesday, September 18, from 12:30-1:30pm at the Health Science Center Libraries, room C2-41C. Details are:
Data Management Brown Bag: ICPSR and Data Reference (Tuesday, Sept. 18, 12:30-1:30pm, HSCL room C2-41C)
David Schwieder, Political Science Librarian in UF’s Library West, will discuss the 2012 ICPSR Summer Program Workshop, Providing Social Science Data Services: Strategies for Design and Operation. Dave will share and lead a discussion on the ICPSR workshop, which presented an overview of the data cycle in academic library settings, focusing on data collection, data user services, data access, and data preservation.
For an early look, the syllabus and course materials from the ICPSR Workshop are available at: http://www.3stages.org/class/2012/