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Faculty, staff, and student partners from UBC Okanagan Library and UBC Advanced Research Computing (ARC) were awarded a Data Champion grant from the Digital Research Alliance of Canada for their project, Data Futures.

UBC researchers now have access to another respected data repository. In addition to UBC’s Dataverse and the Canadian Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR), and thanks to institutional funding to cover the deposit fees, DRYAD is now a no-fee option for researchers seeking to deposit data either in conjunction with an article publication or at the end of the research project.

Scopus is an abstract and citation database that includes substantial information about authors institutional affiliations, funding scores, and metrics data on articles and journals. 

Forming an effective strategy requires input from the research community to understand where we are now and future priorities. A virtual town hall is being hosted on October 19th at 2 pm.

The Statistics Canada Research Data Centre at UBCO is now open! A timely opportunity for a brief review on accessing Statistics Canada data.

UBC Library and Advanced Research Computing have teamed up to find out what is and what is not working for researchers when it comes to Digital Research Infrastructure, whether this be about data management planning, data storage, high performance computing, or data privacy and security.

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