Tag: integrity

Comparison: EndNote and Mendeley

There are so many types of reference software out there that it is sometimes difficult to choose one, let alone make an informed decision about which software fits your needs best. In this research tip, we explore two populair options: EndNote (Clarivate) and Mendeley (Elsevier). What is reference software? You ...    Read more

Data Management Plan: How do I complete the DMP section in my FWO application?

Data management planning as part of FWO policy As of 2018, the FWO has made Research Data Management (RDM) a key element of its policy for all support channels. This entails new requirements for researchers regarding data management planning (see the UGent RDM webpages for more details on FWO policy). ...    Read more

VIDEO DMPonline.be: How do I write a Data Management Plan?

DMPonline.be is an online tool to help Ghent University researchers write an effective Data Management Plan (DMP). This tip explains how to use this tool. What is a DMP? A Data Management Plan is a formal document that specifies how research data will be handled both during and ...    Read more

DMPonline.be: when and how to sign in via ORCID?

  This tip explains in which situations you might want to sign into and use DMPonline.be via ORCID, and how to do this.   For more general information on how to use the planning tool DMPonline.be, check out the following tips: On drafting a data management plan (DMP) On ...    Read more

VIDEO FAIR: What are the FAIR data principles?

FAIR refers to a set of attributes that enable and enhance the reuse of data (and other digital objects) by both humans and machines. The 'FAIR' acronym stands for: Findable Accessible Interoperable Reusable The FAIR principles originated in the life sciences, but can also be applied ...    Read more

Name change as a researcher: how do you do that?

You want your research to be easily found based on your name. For some of us, this is not self-evident: the name you used at the start of your academic career might not be the one you actually use or the one you want others to use. As a transgender ...    Read more

Research integrity: what is it?

As a leading research institution, Ghent University puts a high priority on quality of research and research integrity. You can find more information on our values and guidelines on the page Research integrity. On this page, you can find: a policy plan on research integrity a commission for research ...    Read more

Retraction Watch: what is it?

Retraction Watch is a database that lists retracted (retractions) or corrected (corrections) publications, or publications with an expressions of concern. A blog is connected to the databese, highlighting some of the retracted publications. Retraction Watch started in 2010, which means you will not find older publications in the collection. The ...    Read more