Chapter V - overview
This chapter comprises the legal framework you’ll encounter when sharing and archiving research data and will discuss how to handle these issues in daily practice.
After this chapter:
- You will be able to name the laws involved in handling research data, and give approximate descriptions of these laws;
- You will have handles to advise researchers in balancing legislation and practice;
- You will be familiar with the role of licences in sharing research data and you’ll be able to name different licence types.
After reading the first section, take a look at the cases and post your findings on the forum. At the end of the chapter you’ll furthermore find a number of quiz questions.