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Are you looking for a platform in German that bundles all relevant information on research data management?

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Image: Couleur/pixabay - edited by E. Böker/forschungsdaten.info, CC BY 4.0

Image: Couleur/pixabay - edited by E. Böker/forschungsdaten.info, CC BY 4.0

Then you should take a look at forschungsdaten.info, opens an external URL in a new window. In addition to concrete practical tips - including a glossary, FAQs and links to tools and tutorials - the website contains general and discipline-specific as well as up-to-date and regional information on research data management (RDM). The platform language is German, but the most important information is also available in English, opens an external URL in a new window.

The website is primarily aimed at researchers in the DACH region, but RDM consultants will also find what they are looking for. Most of the content of forschungsdaten.info is published under the CC0 license, opens an external URL in a new window and may therefore be freely reused and redistributed. Exceptions are single articles and illustrations, which are marked with a CC BY license, opens an external URL in a new window and therefore require the author's name to be mentioned in case of reuse.

The editorial maintenance and further development of the platform is carried out collaboratively by a cross-institutional team of RDM specialists. TU Wien has been a cooperation partner of forschungsdaten.info since the beginning of this year and is responsible for the section FDM in Österreich, opens an external URL in a new window.

If you have any questions, suggestions, or comments on the content of forschungsdaten.info or want to contribute your own input, you are cordially invited to do so! Please use the contact form to send event notes, general comments, or inquiries to the editorial office, opens an external URL in a new window. Your feedback on the Austria section as well as any suggestions for further AT-content are particularly welcome and can be sent directly to us.

Further reading

Kröger, Jan, and Kerstin Wedlich-Zachodin. 2020. „Das Beteiligungsmodell von forschungsdaten.info: Ein kleines ABC der Nachhaltigkeit“. Bausteine Forschungsdatenmanagement, Nr. 1 (April), 86-95. https://doi.org/10.17192/bfdm.2020.1.8160, opens an external URL in a new window

Contact

TU Wien
Center for Research Data Management
Resselgasse 4 (TU Wien Bibliothek), 1040 Wien
research.data@tuwien.ac.at

Twitter: @RDMTUWien