Training and events

Data drop-in sessions

Every month, IT Services offer drop-in sessions for all researchers who are interested in learning more about using BEAR services for research data management. 

More information and an overview of forthcoming research data drop-in sessions is available on the BEAR Research Support pages.

Online Training

Online training is available through the following routes:

  • Library Services Research Skills Team provides a self-enrol Canvas course on RDM.
  • NERC funded DataTree, a free online course on research data management, but also data analysis and visualisation as well as engaging external stakeholders with your data. 
  • The University of Edinburgh has put together MANTRA, a free online course on Research Data Management.
  • An introduction to Research Data Management and Sharing is also provided on Coursera.


Professional Services