The Research Data Hot Potato: Who Preserves It?: Introduction

October Ivins
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Libraries, disciplines, publishers, and independent organizations currently offer models for data preservation. With the increasing number of governmental and institutional mandates, the question of who should play the role of data custodian is pressing. Panelists will introduce interesting models and partnerships and will address accompanying challenges, including format obsolescence, unique identifiers, and openness.