The Library and the eResearch Office will be hosting a webinar that focuses on our Institutional Data Repository, Kikapu.
The webinar will take place on 30 August at 11am.
Kikapu is UWC’s online institutional research data repository. It is a versatile platform for publishing and accessing research data and scholarly outputs, and accepts a wide variety of non-traditional research outputs and file formats. Research data and any associated documents can be stored and shared in either primary or refined versions.
Introduction to Research Data Management and Kikapu
The webinar will cover the following:
Introduction to Research Data Management (RDM) and Kikapu:
– What is research data
– Why publish research data
– Open Access
– FAIR Data principles
Introduction to Kipaku – UWC’s Institutional Research Data Repository
– Creating an account
– Uploading content (datasets)
– Publishing uploaded content (datasets)
– Citing published content
– Tracking record statistics