‘Bad RDM affects the quality of the research as a whole’
In 2020 it should be conventional that the UvA and HvA teach proper research data management. At least, that is the goal for Phase 2 of the RDM programme. Emiel van Loon, who works with the Faculty of Science ...
27 Mar 2018
Dutch Data Prize 2018
The Dutch Data Prize 2018 is a prize - in three categories -for a researcher or research group that has made an extraordinary contribution to science by making research data available for additional or new research.
28 Sep 2017
Securing your research data
From now on, researchers at UvA can save and share their research data safely and securely using figshare.
4 Jul 2017
Rethinking how we work
Dušan Barok is a PhD candidate at the Department of Media Studies and one of the ‘early adopters’ of the figshare software for research data management (RDM) at the UvA/AUAS. In September 2017, figshare will be ...
20 Jun 2017
Figshare in Amsterdam
On 30 May, Maria Heijne, director of the UvA/HvA Library, welcomed ca 40 colleagues from Dutch universities in the UvA/HvA Library for an information session on the implementation of ‘figshare for institutions’ at ...
18 May 2017
Organisations and researchers get a better grip on data management
Since September 2015, Ingeborg Verheul has been working at SURFsara. She was commissioned to set up a national coordination point for research data management (RDM) and to direct it. The coordination point is now in ...
10 May 2017
Research groups test figshare
This spring a few UvA research groups will start working with figshare.
17 Feb 2017
‘Regulations about data management was unknown territory for me’
For 5 months now, Wouter Cox has been a PhD researcher at UvA. He is working on a dissertation on a new treatment for anxiety disorders based on neuroscientific insight into the malleability of emotional memory. Last ...
26 Jan 2017
Implementation research data system well under way
From April onwards, all researchers at UvA and AUAS can securely store and share their data in AMS based on Figshare.
26 Jan 2017
All your research data in one place, always and everywhere at hand
‘With AmsterData Management System you always have access to your research data, wherever you are – at work, at home and also abroad,” says Hilde van Wijngaarden. As the programme manager for Library Services for ...
21 Dec 2016
‘Provide a licence that clarifies what others can do with your article and data’
‘The world will be better off if we share knowledge and data; that’s why I am a strong supporter of open access and open data. Science is discourse. You have to be able to exchange ideas and collaborate – and to do ...