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2016 ANCHASL Fall Meeting and Continuing Education Course
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Topic: Perspectives in Data Management
Instructors: Alisa Surkis and Kevin Read, Ehrman Medical Library, New York University School of Medicine
MLA CE Hours: 4
Location: William Rand Kenan, Jr. Library of Veterinary Medicine, NC State, Raleigh, NC

Course Description
This course will provide context on the research process and cover best practices in data management, issues around storage and preservation of data, the current climate around data sharing, and tools to assist researchers. The course will be a mix of lecture, a hands-on case study, and group exercises.

Knowledge Gained - Participants will understand:
* Current roles libraries play in research data management (RDM)
* Research process
* Differences between clinical and bench science researchers and their RDM needs
* Current climate around data management and sharing
* Best practices in data documentation and description
* Relevance of standards to data management
* Issues in storage, preservation, and sharing of data

Skills Obtained - Participants will be able to:
* Conduct data interviews
* Assist researchers with data management best practices
* Evaluate data sharing options for researchers
* Develop a strategy for implementing a data management service at your institution


9:00 am - 9:30 am Registration & Light Breakfast
9:30 am - 12:00 pm CE Course
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch and Business Meeting
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm CE Course continues
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Wrap-up, Discussion, Evaluation
Fees (Workshop and Business Meeting)
Please note: Lunch is included in the registration
Members: $55    Non-Members: $70
Student Members: $20    Student Non-Members: $25
Lunch and Business Meeting Only: $12
2016 dues can be paid with meeting registration.
Membership: $15    Student Membership: $5 (calendar year)

Registration and refreshments will be held from 9:00 - 9:30 am. The CE Course will begin at 9:30 am. Wi-fi is available throughout the Library and the rest of the main CVM building. Attendees may bring their own laptops or other devices. Access to electrical outlets will be available.

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