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Researcher attitudes to data sharing : cultural change requires better motivations

Broadley, Philippa & Raymond, Kerry (2012) Researcher attitudes to data sharing : cultural change requires better motivations. In eResearch Australasia Conference 2012, 28 October - 2 November 2012, SMC Conference & Function Centre, Sydney, NSW. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

While undertaking the ANDS RDA Gold Standard Record Exemplars project, research data sharing was discussed with many QUT researchers. Our experiences provided rich insight into researcher attitudes towards their data and the sharing of such data. Generally, we found traditional altruistic motivations for research data sharing did not inspire researchers, but an explanation of the more achievement-oriented benefits were more compelling.

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ID Code: 53403
Item Type: Conference Paper
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Keywords: e-research, open access, shared research data, negotiated access, researcher attitudes, datasets, research culture, ethics, motivation, industry collaboration, open data
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > EDUCATION SYSTEMS (130100) > Higher Education (130103)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Division of Technology, Information and Learning Support
Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2012 Philippa Broadley & Kerry Raymond
Deposited On: 31 Aug 2012 09:31
Last Modified: 22 May 2013 17:07

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