News from CESSDA
Submit your research paper to the CESSDA session at ESRA 2023 by 20 December. The topic is: “best practices in the research data lifecycle from different perspectives: providers of the services, researchers using them, and data stewards helping the process”.
The train-the-trainer workshop offered teaching recommendations to trainers from data archives and academic research support departments.
Dataverse is increasingly used as a tool for data archiving and discovery across the world. It offers a unique open-source solution for researchers and institutions to access, preserve, explore and analyse data.
Geographical and georeferenced data are gaining increasing importance in social science research. For example, it is becoming more common to add geographical data related to the social or physical environment as contextual variables to social surveys or to aggregate social survey results at various geographical scales.
Social media data is increasingly used in the social sciences. Data archivists and managers and social scientists met online to discuss ongoing data management and archiving activities of new types of data. Other topics addressed were the willingness of researchers to deposit their data, access to such data, and challenges of an Internet-centred society.
CESSDA ERIC aims at embedding gender equality principles in its organisational culture. This Gender Equality Plan (GEP) describes a set of commitments and actions aiming to promote gender equality through institutional and cultural change.