Research is being increasingly transformed by the application of contemporary information and communications technology. Such application requires or presumes an increasing sophistication on the part of researchers and other staff members involved in the management of online collections of research materials.
The ORCA Support Network training program provides some of the professional development required by researchers, technologists, and collection managers. It aims to bring eResearch capabilities and methodologies within the reach of the "garden variety" academic.
The ORCA training program addresses the full suite of data-related skills for eResearch including the collecting, description, manipulation, and long-term curation of digital research materials.
The proposed 2007 training curriculum includes:
Contact: Margaret Henty