Data neophytes: first steps into the research data abyss

2016-04-13T05:44:32Z (GMT) by Patrick Splawa-Neyman Jaye Weatherburn
This paper explores the roles, functions, and possible definitions of data librarians based on two Australian National Data Service (ANDS) case study projects at Monash University and Swinburne University of Technology. The experiences, challenges, and achievements from these research data management projects are examined by discussing the various factors involved, such as liaison with researchers and organisation stakeholders, and the implementation of technological solutions.<div><br></div><div>The presentation was delivered at the VALA 2016 Conference on 9 February 2016 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. </div>