Guides to MATLAB, climate change in the Southwest, atmospheric and oceanic systems, and sharing nature with children provide something for everyone.
Ruth Duerr, NSIDC, outlined AGU's new data citation policy that it is applying to all its journals. She explained the policy and what it means for researchers.
Interdisciplinary Science Librarian Rebecca Kuglitsch led a workshop at INSTAAR Jan. 14, "Collaboration & research sharing tools: What do they do, what do they mean and who’s responsible?" She talked about how these tools make your research more visible to others, which to choose, how to navigate murky questions around copyright, and how to cut down on emails you receive from these platforms.
Andrew Johnson, CU's Metadata Librarian, gave a workshop at INSTAAR this week on basic data management for scientists. He covered new tools that make it easier for researchers to write data management plans for funders and to store and back up datasets, and best practices for sharing data widely and well.