FAIRify your data: data documentation and metadata

“Documentation is a love letter that you write to your future self.”
Damian Conway (2005)

Make your data as useful as possible for “your future self” and others
Never forget what you did or how or why you did it
Always find beck your precious data (easily)
Make data understandable, reproducible and reusable by “your future self” and others
Avoid misinterpretation

Scientific topics: Data management

Keywords: data documentation, metadata

Resource type: Presentation

Target audience: life scientists

Licence: Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 4.0

Authors: Flora D'Anna

External resources:
FAIRify your data: data documentation and metadata https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/fairify-your-data-data-documentation-and-metadata “Documentation is a love letter that you write to your future self.” Damian Conway (2005) Make your data as useful as possible for “your future self” and others Never forget what you did or how or why you did it Always find beck your precious data (easily) Make data understandable, reproducible and reusable by “your future self” and others Avoid misinterpretation Data management data documentation, metadata life scientists