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CESSDA. (2017). Adapt your Data Management Plan. A list of Data Management Questions based on the Expert Tour Guide to Data Management. Retrieved from

Cornell University. (n.d.). Guide to writing "readme" style metadata. Retrieved from

DataCite. (n.d.). DataCite Metadata Schema. Retrieved from

DCC. (2017). ISO 19115. Retrieved from

DCMI. (2017). Dublin Core Metadata Initiative. Retrieved from

DDI Alliance. (2017a). Create a Codebook. Retrieved from

DDI Alliance. (2017b). Document, Discover and Interoperate. Retrieved from

Dublincoregenerator. (n.d.). Retrieved from

EDINA and Data Library, University of Edinburgh. (2017). Research Data MANTRA [online course]. Edinburgh: University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from (n.d.). Retrieved from

Finnish Social Science Data Archive. (2016). Processing Qualitative Data Files Retrieved from

Finnish Social Science Data Archive. (2017). Data management Guidelines. Retrieved from

Galanakis, Michail (University of Helsinki): Intercultural Urban Public Space in Toronto 2011-2013 [dataset]. Version 1.0 (2014-02-13). Finnish Social Science Data Archive [distributor].

Georgia Tech Library. (n.d.). Metadata template. Retrieved from

Gibbs, G. (2007). Analyzing Qualitative Data. Sage.

GNOME Commander [Computer software]. (2017). Retrieved from

GPRename [Computer software]. (n.d.). Retrieved from

GRIIDC. (2015). ISO 19115-2 Metadata Editor. Retrieved from

Historic England. (2012). MIDAS Heritage. Retrived from

ICPSR (2012). Guide to Social Science Data Preparation and Archiving. Best Practice Throughout the Data Life Cycle. 5th Edition. Ann Arbor: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), University of Michigan. Retrieved from

International Social Survey Programme. (2015). Work Orientations. Retrieved from

ISSP Research Group (2017): International Social Survey Programme: Social Inequality IV - ISSP 2009. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA5400 Data file Version 4.0.0, doi:10.4232/1.12777. A link to a dataset at the GESIS website:

Krejčí, J. (2014). Introduction to the Management of Social Survey Data. Prague: Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

NameChanger [Computer software]. (2016). Retrieved from

PREMIS. (2017). Preservation Metadata Maintenance Activity. Retrieved from

RenameIT [Computer software]. (2016). Retrieved from

Renamer 5 [Computer software]. (2017). Retrieved from

SHARE. (2017). Share Release Guide 6.0.0. Munich: Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA). Retrieved from

UK Data Service. (2017a). Prepare and manage data. Retrieved from

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York University. (n.d.). York University Libraries research guides. Retrieved from

Further reading

Data management guidelines by the Finnish Social Science Data Archive:

For documentation and metadata

CESSDA metadata model documents:

DDI Alliance


Metadata tools (DCC):

Metadata standards (DCC)