The research landscape is growing dramatically, and librarians are examining new roles, services, and types of collaborations to support data-intensive research. This column describes curricular enhancements at one School of Library and Information Science in the United States. Several key areas of data management in which health sciences librarians may wish to build or enhance their skills are outlined. Possible roles and opportunities for health sciences librarians to strategically engage in data management initiatives are also presented.
Library and Information Science
Charbonneau, D.H. (2013). Strategies for data management engagement. Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 32(3): 365-374.