Published January 12, 2022 | Version v1
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Module 3. Open and responsible research

  • 1. DANS
  • 2. STFC


This module is a part of the introductory online course “Data Steward Training”. In this course learners will develop the skills and gain knowledge on how to be a successful data steward. 

By the end of this module, learners will:

  • Understand the range of elements of responsible research ecosystems.

  • Be able to identify different ways to sustain and support responsible research. 

This module is suitable for data stewards and trainers seeking introductory learning material. It will take on average one hour to complete the module. 

The materials include a video presentation, a full video transcript, a PowerPoint presentation and a quiz to support learning.

This learning material has been developed in collaboration with the FAIRsFAIR and EOSC Synergy projects and has been adapted from the Data Steward Instructor Training Workshops run throughout 2020 and 2021.

The Data Steward Training course contains a total of 5 modules, each of which has been uploaded to Zenodo separately. Please see the related identifiers for the DOI's for each module. Please note: that module 4 (Data Management Plans) has been re-used and was originally published as module 8 of the EOSC synergy course: Bringing synergy to better data management and research in Europe -


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