Managing Qualitative Data Safely and Securely
The Qualitative Data Repository (QDR, www.qdr.org) presented a webinar on social science data management, with a special focus on keeping qualitative data safe and secure. The webinar will emphasize best practices with the aim of helping participants to save time and minimize frustration in their future research endeavors. We will cover the following topics:
1) The value of planning and Data Management Plans (DMPs)
2) Transparency and data documentation
3) Ethical, legal, and logistical challenges to sharing qualitative data and best practices to address them
4) Keeping data safe and secure.