A focus groups study on data sharing and research data management

« (…) Data repositories enable data sharing and preservation over the long term, but little is known about scientists’ perceptions of them and their perspectives on data management and sharing practices. Using focus groups with scientists from five disciplines (atmospheric and earth science, computer science, chemistry, ecology, and neuroscience), we asked questions about data management to lead into a discussion of what features they think are necessary to include in data repository systems and services to help them implement the data sharing and preservation parts of their data management plans. (…) »

source > nature.com, Devan Ray Donaldson, Joshua Wolfgang Koepke, 17 juin 2022, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-022-01428-w