The SSH Training Discovery Toolkit provides an inventory of training materials relevant for the Social Sciences and Humanities.

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Data Skills Modules

These introductory level interactive modules are designed for users who want to get to grips with key aspects of survey, longitudinal and aggregate data.

Modules can be conducted in your own time and you are able to dip in and out when needed. The modules give an introduction to key aspects of the data using short instructional videos, interactive quizzes and activities using open access software where possible.

Each module stands alone but those with little experience of surveys may find it useful to start with the Survey Data Module before moving on to the Longitudinal Data Module.

Modules include: Survey Data, Longitudinal Data, Aggregate Data

Delivering RDM Services - Roadmaps

One of the topic of the MOOC Delivering Research Data Management Services. This part helps the learner to develop a roadmap for delivering research data services at their own institution.

Delivering RDM Services - Repositories

One of the topic of the MOOC Delivering Research Data Management Services. This part teaches about repositories and how they can be certified as well as on Metadata, sharing and legal issues

Delivering RDM Services - Introduction

First topic of the MOOC Delivering Research Data Management Services.

This part introduces the importance of research data management and places it in the context of the global movement towards Open Research, and ultimately Open Science.

FAIR from the perspective of the Humanities

Slides presented at the Applying the FAIR data principles in day-to-day library practice workshop at the LIBER2019 conference on 29.06.2019.

Concepts in data harmonisation

Video is a presentation by Kristi Winters (GESIS), where she discusses key concepts in variable harmonization.

FAIR data management

Video explains how to make data findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable (FAIR).

Teaching an introductory workshop in digital preservation.

Adopting a “train the trainers” approach, this course will give an overview of an introductory two-day workshop: “First steps towards digital preservation”, offered by CESSDA Training.This training course targets digital curation professionals interested in conducting training on digital preservation in their own organisations.

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UK Data Service: Data Skills

This source includes interactive modules designed for users who want to get to grips with key aspects of survey, longitudinal and aggregate data as well as tools that can be used to assess and improve data quality. 

Modules can be conducted in your own time and you are able to dip in and out when needed. The modules give an introduction to key aspects of the data using short instructional videos, interactive quizzes and activities using open access software where possible. Tools include guides, documentation and exercises.

The Carpentries Workshops

The Carpentries teaches in-person or online workshops around the world on the foundational skills to work effectively and reproducibly with data and code. Our certified volunteer Instructors are trained in pedagogy and focus on creating a motivating and engaging environment for learners. Our workshops are inclusive and hands-on, empowering students to learn new skills and build confidence in using them in their work.