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  • Van Wyk, Johann; Van der Walt, Isak (eResearch Africa 2017 Conference, 2017-05-04)
    At the University of Pretoria (UP), Pretoria, South Africa, a team consisting of members of the IT and Library departments has evaluated several research data repository platforms in-depth. A list of criteria was developed ...
  • Van Wyk, Johann; Pienaar, Heila; Pienaar, Heila; Matlatse, Refiloe; Van Deventer, Martie (University of Pretoria, 2017-05-04)
    The presentation gives an overview of the following: RDM education and training in South Africa - Big data education and training initiatives, including the SKA project and university degrees - Small data formal education ...
  • Olivier, Elsabe; De Waal, Martha; Steyn, Christelle; Nsanzya, Brenda; Kriel, Hilda A.J. (University of Pretoria Library Services, 2017)
  • Pienaar, Heila; Van Wyk, Johann; Steynberg, Sunette; Buys, Marieta (University of Pretoria Library Services, 2017)
  • Soyizwapi, Lindiwe; Ehlers, Gerda; Vermeulen, Julene; Van der Walt, Isak; Marsh, Susan (University of Pretoria Library Services, 2017)
  • Adendorff, S.A. (Susan Aletta); Van Dijk, Marco; Sampson, J.D.S.; Mukhola, Eric (Department of Library Services, 2017)
    The Faculty library of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, Engineering, Built Environment & IT hosted this seminar day on water. South Africa is considered a water scarce country and, if the current rate of water usage ...
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016-06-10)
    This presentation gives a description of what a data management plan is, and why it is necessary to create a data management plan. It further describes the distinctive elements that should be part of such a plan, and also ...
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016-06-10)
    This presentation gives an overview of what a data management plan is, and why it is necessary to create a data management plan. It further describes the distinctive elements that should be part of such a plan, and also ...
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016-10-25)
    This presentation deals with the potential role of the information professional in research data management. It touches on the reason for data management, general tasks, designing of data management plans, data capture, ...
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016-11-14)
    This presentation gives an overview of NeDICC, its members, steering committee, its aims, activities and collaborative projects with DIRISA
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016)
    This presentation gives an overview of the chronological development of research data management (RDM) at the University of Pretoria, the two surveys that were done, as well as the pilot projects that were run. The IT ...
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016)
    This presentation deals with the potential role of the information professional in research data management. It touches on the reason for data management, general tasks, designing of data management plans, data capture, ...
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016)
    This presentation gives an overview of how data profiles can be created by using Purdue University's Data Curation Profiles Toolkit. The presentation touches on what a data curation profile is, how it is developed, the ...
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016-04-19)
    The presentation gives a description of what a data management plan is, and why it is necessary to create a data management plan, It further describes the distictive elements that should be part of such a plan, and also ...
  • Soyizwapi, Lindiwe; Steynberg, Sunette (2016)
    In the OCLC report of 2015 it was shown that library strategies are linked to university strategies in order to contribute to the institutions’ success. At the University of Pretoria priority is given to teaching and ...
  • Viegi, Nicola; Kotsopoulos, John; Macleod, Catherine (UP Library Services, 2016)
  • Van Wyk, Johann (2016-10-28)
    This presentation was given at a Workshop on Research Data Management, held at Vaal University of Technology, Goldfields Library, Vanderbijlpark, South Africa on 23 July 2015. The presentation starts with a list of reasons ...

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