“Scientists Seeking NSF Funding Will Soon Be Required to Submit Data Management Plans,”
Michael Witt and Jake R. Carlson “Conducting a Data Interview,” (2007)
Tracy Gabridge. “The Last Mile: Liaison Roles in Curating Science and Engineering Research Data.”
Research Library Issues: A Bimonthly Report from ARL, CNI, and SPARC no. 265 (August 2009): 15–21.
Ibid., p. 15.
Ibid., p. 17.
“A Data Planning Checklist,” http://libraries.mit.edu/guides/subjects/data-management/.
“Digital Curation,” http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/ICPSR/curation/index.jsp.
Dorothea Salo, “Looking toward 2011,” Book of Trogool Blog, December 30, 2010,
We invoke the term “community of practice” much as Etienne Wenger understands it—see
“Communities of Practice: A Brief Introduction,” http://www.ewenger.com/theory/. We are also
inspired by Dorothea Salo’s reference to “campus communities of practice” in her January 25 posting
to the ARL Data Sharing Support Group list (http://groups.google.com/group/arl-data-sharing-
Guide for Research Libraries: The NSF Data Sharing Policy,
Meredith Farkas, “What Do They Really Need?,” Information Wants to Be Free, December 13, 2010,
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