Research Data Curation Pilots: Lessons Learned

  title={Research Data Curation Pilots: Lessons Learned},
  author={David Minor and Matt Critchlow and Arwen Hutt and Declan Fleming and Mary Linn Bergstrom and Don Sutton},
  journal={Int. J. Digit. Curation},
In the spring of 2011, the UC San Diego Research Cyberinfrastructure (RCI) Implementation Team invited researchers and research teams to participate in a research curation and data management pilot program. This invitation took the form of a campus-wide solicitation. More than two dozen applications were received and, after due deliberation, the RCI Oversight Committee selected five curation-intensive projects. These projects were chosen based on a number of criteria, including how they… 
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