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The Library provides access to books, electronic resources, archives, special collections, and more to support your learning and research.
The Library is committed to supporting your research needs with expert guidance and resources.
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Fair Data & Open Outputs
Research data can be defined as the recorded factual material necessary to validate research findings.
FAIR data increases the visibility of research results, is citable thanks to digital object identifiers (DOIs), and it encourages the reuse of data for new research questions and for verification purposes. FAIR data is research data (including code) that is:
Regarding privacy and other ethical implications, the guideline for data is “as open as possible, as closed as necessary!”
FAIR Data & Open Outputs in University of Galway
The Library and other stakeholders at the University of Galway support best practice of Research Data Management (RDM). The Library guidance includes information on:
- Data Management Plans
- How to find data and cite data
- Typical data related activities undertaken in the research data lifecycle
Also, note the Research Data Management Policy at the University of Galway