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Research Data Management

Upcoming McGill Library RDM Workshops

Organizing your data, Wednesday, February 9, 13:00 (1 pm) - 14:00 (2 pm)

Introduction to Working with Data in Excel, Monday, February 14, 10 am - 12 pm

Introduction to Data Visualization, Tuesday, February 15, 11 am - 12 pm

How to Write a Data Management Plan, Tuesday, February 15, 13:00 (1 pm) - 14:00 (2 pm)

Intermediate Data Analysis in Excel, Wednesday, February 16, 10 am - 12 pm

Demystifying Qualitative Coding, Thursday, February 17, 11 am - 12 pm

Research data management for sensitive data, Wednesday, March 9, 16:00 (4 pm) - 17:00 (5 pm)

Making your data open access, Monday, March 14, 12 pm - 1 pm (13:00)

Publishing data with the McGill Dataverse, Wednesday, March 23, 12 pm - 1 pm (13:00)



Previous Workshops

Introduction to Research Data Management

How to Write a Data Management Plan

Organizing Your Data

Making Your Data Open Access

Research Data Management In Depth

Research Data Management for Social Sciences and Humanities

Open Science Best Practices: How to Write Your Neuroimaging Data Management Plan in 15 Minutes


All workshop materials (e.g. slides) are licensed under CC-0, public domain.

You do not have to ask our permission to re-use and copy information from these slides. Take note that some of the materials referenced in the slides might be copyright protected or shared under an attribution license (CC-BY) — if so, this will be indicated with a citation for that slide.

We have tried to acknowledge all our sources. If for some reason we have forgotten to provide you with proper credits, it has not been done with malicious intent. Feel free to contact us for any corrections.

Further RDM Training Resources

Recordings of previous training sessions:

Portage is offering a series of webinars on RDM-related topics and training. Recordings of trainings can be found on the CARL youtube channel.

The following Portage webinars offer overviews of specific RDM topics that might be of particular interest:

Portage has also released French versions of training videos on the Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR):

Training Modules:

McGill has recently launched a set of self-paced online RDM training modules in MyCourses (McGill log in required).

Portage has also developed an "RDM 101" brief overview course consisting of short modules.

MANTRA is also a free online "course" on RDM, maintained by the University of Edinburgh.


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Alisa Rod
McGill University Library
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Research Data Management Specialist


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Sandy Hervieux
McLennan Library Building
3459 McTavish Street
Montreal, Quebec H3A 0C9

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