Research Data Management (RDM)


Our RDM services assist researchers with organising, managing, and curating their research data to facilitate its preservation and access for present and future use.

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Our Digitisation Unit offers digitisation, project management, curation, and preservation services for a wide variety of materials to enable and support preservation and access to digital collections.

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Official Launch of the UCT Data Repository

The University of Cape Town Libraries is pleased to invite you to the official launch of the new UCT Data Repository, powered by Figshare for Institutions

Publication Date:
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:30
OpenCon2017 Cape Town

UCT Digital Library Services (DLS) is excited to host our 2nd OpenCon satellite event at UCT Libraries on 25 October 2017

Publication Date:
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 10:00
Competition: name our institutional data repository and WIN!

Help UCT Libraries name The University of Cape Town’s new Institutional Data Repository (UCT IDR) and stand a chance to win a UCT goodie bag with items up to the value of R1000!

Publication Date:
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 12:15
Prestigious fellowship winner used UCT DMPonline to apply for award

DLS is pleased to congratulate Dr. Marakalala on being awarded the prestigious Wellcome Trust Intermediate Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine. Dr. Marakalala made use of the UCT DMPonline service, provided by DLS, to create a DMP for his application.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 11:45