Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives

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Oct

Data experts gather at UK Data Archive

The UK Data Archive has hosted a gathering of some of the leading experts in data preservation and access in Europe.

The CESSDA Expert Seminar 2019 (CES2019) was a two-day event looking at the tools and services which data archives provide to help researchers use data.

30 delegates came from universities and archives all over the continent to share knowledge and learn about issues such as:

  • the conditions under which researchers access data
  • the tools service providers use when curating data
  • metadata – the information provided on what’s contained in datasets

Read the whole article on the UK Data Service website.