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Acknowledgements

The course creators would like to thank our funder, the JISC Managing Research Data Programme, and everyone who helped out with the MANTRA project, particularly the Graduate School contacts in the University of Edinburgh's School of Social and Political Science, School of GeoSciences and the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and the video interviewees from the University of Edinburgh.

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Web design and development : Jackie Clark
Banner images:
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Tibetan mandala by Wonderlane on Flickr (CC-BY).

Online module content creators

Lead Editor: Dr Cuna Ekmekcioglu
Video Editor: Andy Pryde, Nik Pardoe, Rocio von Jungenfeld
 
Research data explained - credits
Author Stuart Macdonald
Images Data slide by bionicteaching on Flickr, (CC-BY-NC 2.0) http://www.flickr.com/photos/bionicteaching/2920562020/
Videos Featuring Ellie Bates created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lkJrlS4fMNY
Featuring Prof John McInnes created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G8lonzDwYsQ
Featuring Prof John McInnes created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xlQMVV7VJtA
Life in the Field: Yucatan Peninsula Geology, by Geoconnect on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYT4gd7Tq-0&NR=1, Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.
Image by Conor Lawless on Flickr (CC-BY-2.0) - http://www.flickr.com/photos/conchur/348071400/

Data management plans - credits
Author Dr Cuna Ekmekcioglu
Images Research lifecycle diagram used with permission to publish as CC-BY,
http://www.jisc.ac.uk/whatwedo/campaigns/res3/jischelp.aspx
Research data lifecycle diagram (adapted from the original: http://www.data-archive.ac.uk/create-manage/life-cycle) used with permission to publish as CC-BY.
Videos Featuring Prof Jeff Haywood created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PXr14Urf268
Featuring Prof Lynn Jamieson created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IN_SD5B43U
Featuring Ellie Bates created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1stLmJUO81A
Preparing data management plans for NSF grant applications, by Jeffloo10 on YouTube:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lc82pxxRkMo
Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.
Other My data management plan - a satire by Dr. C Titus Brown, used with permission to publish as CC-BY,
http://ivory.idyll.org/blog/may-10/data-management.htm
Templates developed by the DataTrain project at the University of Cambridge,
http://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/preservation/datatrain/documents.html. Used with permission to publish as CC-BY.

Organising data - credits
Author Stuart Macdonald
Images Utterz Naming Conventions by Jannie-Jan on Flickr (CC-BY-2.0), http://www.flickr.com/photos/fauxpress/2225866394/
1WEIBD_slide9 by Mónica, M on Flickr (CC-BY-2.0), http://www.flickr.com/photos/monica_andre/23567335/
Versioning by Syafiq Irsyadi on Flickr (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0), http://www.flickr.com/photos/irsyadi/5265978804/
Versioning and Extensibility derived from Flickr image by psd (CC-BY-2.0), http://www.flickr.com/photos/psd/3288055274/
Videos Featuring Prof. Jeff Haywood created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i2jcOJOFUZg
Writing your data management plan by ESIPFed on Vimeo (CC-BY-3.0).

File formats & transformation - credits
Author Robin Rice
Images Image by Psychemedia on Flickr (CC-BY).
Binary, by Xerones on Flickr (CC-BY-NC).
Sony Walkman, by splorp on Flickr (CC-BY-NC-ND).
Zipper, by mistercam on Flickr (CC-BY-NC-ND).
letter-fall3d and Digital image, both by DaveBleasdale on Flickr (CC-BY).

Documentation & metadata - credits
Author Robin Rice, Dr Cuna Ekmekcioglu
Images Image by mbrill Bill Bradford on Flickr  (CC-BY-2.0) -  http://www.flickr.com/photos/mrbill/3452943573/
Data documentation image by Grant Nicoll, University of Edinburgh. Used with permission
Videos Featuring Prof John McInnes created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY). Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ebaiwg08CW8
Featuring Gitit Kadar Satat created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY). Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OAlTiODnPwg
Guide to keeping a lab notebook, by C4CFeatures on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgVbXMD-e-w
Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.
Other Online documentation snippet from ESDS Qualidata: Edwardians: Family Life and Work Experience Before 1918, 1870-1973 (SN 2000). Professor Paul Thompson. Used with permission as CC-BY.
Lab notebook insert embedded URL from Wikipedia, included without changes according to the terms of use, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lab_notebook. ‘View history’ for entry contributors.

Storage and security - credits
Author Dr Cuna Ekmekcioglu
Images 17/365 / 20100117 by S0MEBODY 3LSE on Flickr (CC BY 2.0).
Confidential waste by DaveBleasdale on Flickr (CC BY 2.0).
Videos Featuring Prof Jeff Haywood created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_1XFKYAcoI
How to back up your data, by makemagazine on YouTube, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=joGEXCZKugE.
Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.
Featuring Prof Lynn Jamieson created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eDclTVUyf_k
Featuring Prof John McInnes created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY). Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1VPBtJAa9Ic
Author Loses Chapters - Online Backup - Data Loss Horror Stories, by sumobackup on YouTube, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0xRaVEw65IE. Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.
What is Dropbox? by petersaints on YouTube, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OFb0NaeRmdg .
Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.
Simply Storage: Storage Management, by delllargeenterprise on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rw40Y-8o_1g.
Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use
Video featuring Prof John McInnes created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3xcDVuw1kQ
Video featuring Ellie Bates created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4PChTOLDxk
Integral Crypto Drive FIPS encrypted range - Main features, by integralmemorytv on YouTube, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79QoJwZWs-A. Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.

Data protection, rights and access - credits
Author Robin Rice, Dr Cuna Ekmekcioglu
Images Clinical considerations image by NHSE on Flickr (CC-BY 2.0).
Privacy image by Alan Cleaver on Flickr (CC-BY 2.0).
Confidentiality image by Daquelle Manera on Flickr (CC-BY 2.0).
Confidentiality breaches image by DavidMasters on Flickr (CC-BY).
Lock on whiteground image by Darwin Bell on Flickr (CC BY-NC 2.0).
Anonymise it! by greendoula on Flickr (CC-BY-ND).
European scientific collaboration network map. Used with permission. Thanks to Olivier H. Beauchesne, Science Metrix, Inc. and Scopus.
Videos The Data Protection Act, by Conner Nudd on YouTube, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jrVRd78kEQ0.
Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.
Video featuring Ellie Bates created for MANTRA course by project team (CC-BY).
Available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lkJrlS4fMNY.
Other ICO. Appendix 2 from Anonymisation Code of Practice, http://www.ico.gov.uk/news/latest_news/2012/new-anonymisation-code-sets-out-how-to-manage-privacy-risks-and-maintain-transparency-20112012.aspx. Used with permission for CC-BY distribution. Thanks to Ian Bourne, Information Commissioner’s Office.
Information Wants to be Free. Robin Rice, CC-BY. Made using Keep Calm-o-matic
website. http://www.keepcalm-o-matic.co.uk/.

Sharing, preservation and licensing - credits
Author Stuart Macdonald
Images Met Office Climate Data - Month by Month w/Latitude distrubution (January) image by blprnt_van on Flickr (CC BY 2.0).
democratize-communications image by jonny goldstein on Flickr (CC BY 2.0).
Re-DISKover OutMODEMed Technology exhibit #4 image by Government & Heritage Library, State Library of NC's photostream on Flickr (CC BY 2.0).
Open licence buttons for websites image by Open Knowledge Foundation (CC BY). Available at http://opendefinition.org/buttons/.
Conformant Data Licenses image by Open Knowledge Foundation (CC BY). Available at http://opendefinition.org/licenses/.
Videos Data Sharing and Management Snafu in 3 Short Acts, by Karen Hanson, Alisa Surkis and Karen Yacobucci on YouTube, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N2zK3sAtr-4. Included without changes according to the YouTube terms of use.

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Lead Editor: Robin Rice, Editors: Anne Donnelly, Stuart Macdonald
Author: SPSS Practical: Joan Corbett, Scottish Centre for Social Research
R Practical: Dr Duncan Smallman
ArcGIS Practical: James Crone, EDINA
NVIVO Practical: Dr Aikaterini Chatsiou, UK Data Archive
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