IOS Press 35 Year Anniversary

On March 31, 2022 IOS Press will commemorate a 35th anniversary with an exclusive symposium entitled “The Future of Science Publishing – Personal Views.” The speakers at the symposium will share their light on current developments within their field and what they see ahead of us in the future of publishing. At the symposium, they will host two tracks – a Tech… Continue reading

DTL joins Research Data Netherlands

February 2022 – Research Data Netherlands (RDNL), the partnership between 4TU.ResearchData, DANS and SURF welcomes Dutch Techcentre for Life Sciences (DTL). With the arrival of DTL, RDNL can better serve all domains of science benefitting from a joint approach to training, long-term preservation and FAIR-based data stewardship. DTL joins the RDNL partnership and helps create a strong portfolio of activities… Continue reading

‘4TU.ResearchData: A repository service and community for FAIR data’ – Join the online webinar!

4TU.ResearchData will present an overview of their repository services and community for FAIR data. About this event4TU.ResearchData will present an overview of their repository services and community for FAIR data. Part one of the presentation provides more detailed information about the technical infrastructure to support FAIR data. Part two provides information about the community (human infrastructure) around the data repository.… Continue reading

Networking Day in Utrecht

Will you join us? Tuesday the 29th of March LCRDM will have its first Networking Day of 2022 in Utrecht, in the Muntgebouw, from 10.00-16.00. LCRDM take this opportunity to reflect on a decade of RDM professionals, the value added to research and science. And of course, LCRDM will look forward: what’s up, new and different in the RDM landscape. The… Continue reading

Looking back on 2021 and forward to 2022

Dear colleagues,  Hopefully, 2022 has started well for you. May it bring you good health and more opportunities to meet freely with family, friends and colleagues.  Last year, the DTL team worked hard to realise our ambition to strengthen the Dutch digital life sciences infrastructure and expertise base. We have contributed to many initiatives and projects and have collaborated with health and… Continue reading

New round of Essentials for Data Support March – April 2022

Essentials 4 Data Support is THE introductory course for those who (want to) support researchers in managing, sharing, storing and archiving their research data. The course is an ideal start for Data Stewards and Data Managers, but also of interest to researchers and research supporters who want to deepen and broaden their Research Data Management knowledge. The course consists of… Continue reading

Publication How to be FAIR with your data

We are happy to announce the recent publication of “How to be FAIR with your data: A teaching and training handbook for higher education institutions”. The handbook was created by a group of about 40 collaborators (a.o. Mijke Jetten – DTL, Health-RI – and Ronald Cornet – Amsterdam UMC, ELIXIR-NL) in a series of book sprints and a subsequent editorial… Continue reading

How to unlock toxicology data for drug discovery?

A second case study has been published on FAIRification of Innovative Health Initiative. On this occasion they’ve written about the eTOX project case, in which several companies created a large scale toxicology database, covering 8.8 million pre-clinical data points on nearly 2,000 chemicals from 8,196 studies that included predictions on health effects. Experts achieved an increase in FAIRness level of… Continue reading