Contains posts on farmland ecology research, with emphasis on farmland wildlife and practical conservation. Content features research and updates from my research, conference reports and relevant articles.
Friday, 13 March 2015
Sharing of Research Data : report
surprised by the variety of attitudes of fellow scientists to the sharing of
their data. ("What? And let other people mess with my data?!").
So, it was interesting to see this report
that looked at it from the perspective of a researcher. (There are many such
reports that look at it from the perspective of an institution or funding
agency.) The four pages of Recommendations alone are well worth a read.
study, commissioned by Knowledge Exchange, gathered evidence, examples and
opinions on current and future incentives for research data sharing from the
researcher’s point of view, in order to provide recommendations for policy
and practice development on how best to incentivise data access and