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Love Data Week: Spotlight on “Open” Panel Presentation

Class Details

Join us for a 1-hour moderated panel discussion featuring the NNLM Love Data Week: Spotlight on "Open" sessions four guest speakers:

Ibraheem Ali, Data Librarian at UCLA
Bob Gradeck, Project Director of the Western Pennsylvania Regional Data Center at the University of Pittsburgh
Yasmeen Shorish, Associate Professor and Head of Scholarly Communications at James Madison University
Lisa Federer, Data Science and Open Science Librarian at the National Library of Medicine

Our panelists will weigh in on their careers and what brought them to working with open data, important skills and favorite resources, project management and working with a team, and more. Do you have a question you’d like to ask the speakers? We’d love to hear from you! Please email your question(s) to Kelsey at kac221@pitt.edu in advance of the session. Audience members will also have an opportunity to pose questions at the live event.

Class Date:
Region/Office: National
Feb 12, 2021
12:00PM - 1:00PM ET
Kelsey Cowles, MLIS, Academic Coordinator
Continuing Education Credits: 

The NNLM Research Data Management (RDM) webinar series is a collaborative, bimonthly series intended to increase awareness of RDM topics and resources.  The series aims to support RDM within the library to better serve librarians and their institutional communities. Topics include, but are not limited to, understanding a library’s role in RDM, getting started, data management planning, and different RDM tools.

Several NNLM Regional Medical Libraries will collaborate and combine efforts to feature experts from the field for this national webinar series. Each session will include separate objectives based on the featured webinar presenter. Attendee participation will be possible through the WebEx platform chat features and other electronic methods designed by the guest presenter. Sessions are recorded, closed captioned, and posted for later viewing.

Each session will last approximately 1 hour and 1 MLA CE contact hour will be offered per session. CE contact hours will only be available during the live presentations of the webinar.

  • Explain how a tool or resource can be utilized within Research Data Management
  • Illustrate and discuss potential role(s) in which librarians or libraries can support Research Data Management
  • Facilitate the creation of RDM plans and programs