Research Data Management: Manage your data

Data Storage and Repositories



Research Data Management (RDM) Webinar Series:

The Carleton Office for Research Initiatives and Services (Andrea Lawrance) and the MacOdrum Library Data Services (Jane Fry) are organizing a series of webinars on the basics of Research Data Management. It is in response to the Tri-Agency’s policy on Research Data Management.

'Introduction to Data Repositories'

  • Wednesday February 1, 2023; 1.00pm – 2.30pm
  • Speakers: Amber Leahey and Meghan Goodchild on Borealis; Erin Clary and Neha Milan on FRDR
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‘Introduction to Data Management Plans’

  • Thursday February 9, 2023; 1.00pm – 2.30pm
  • Speaker: James Doiron (Research Data Management Strategies Director, University of Alberta Library; Academic Director, University of Alberta RDC)
  • Registration:

Statistical Webinar Series:

Workshops being offered over the winter term:

  • Introduction to SPSS
    • Tuesday, February 7, 2023; 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    • Register here

  • Introduction to Data Cleaning and Restructuring using SPSS
    • Tuesday, February 14, 2023; 11:00am - 12:30pm
    • Register here

  • Data Management using Stata
    • Monday, March 6, 2023; 10.30am – 12.00pm
    • Register here

Data Cube Training: March 1, 2023; 10-11:15am

The Office of Institutional Research and Planning (OIRP) has a wide and rich range of information and institutional statistics available for use. This includes the Perspective Data Cubes that contain information to assist in evidence-based decision making. In this tutorial, you will get an overview of OIRP’s website, including available data and reports. You will also learn how to use the data cubes, some basic functionalities, how to arrange variables, export your data and more.

Data Literacy Training

"Statistics Canada is committed to sharing its knowledge and expertise to help all Canadians develop the knowledge and skills on how to use and understand data. ...The Data Literacy Training Initiative's learning catalogue provides a wealth of resources aimed at those who are new to data, or those who have some experience with data but may need a refresher or want to expand their knowledge."

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