Good Data or Bad Data?
Apparently bad data costs the US economy $3 trillion per year but for University of Melbourne Laureate Professor Alan Lopez improving the quality of data can save lives and revolutionise global health policy.
- Contact Digital Scholarship for help with research data management, data curation, digitisation, preservation or digital forensics
- Check out the Doing Data Better page for data management tools and support
- Sign up for a Library workshop on research data management
And if you’d like some great advice on spotting bad data in the wild, try the syllabus of Calling Bullshit in the Age of Big Data, a course by two college professors at the University of Washington.