The TraD team attended a great day-long event for academic librarians involved in RDM held at University of the West of England on 29 January 2013. The event programme is here and you can download our presentation here. Many thanks to the MRD team at UWE for inviting us, and organising the event.
We presented on supportDM, the librarian training
element of TraD. Through a combination of literature searching, interesting presentations and conversations at the JISC MRD programme events in November last year, and conversations with our subject librarians we have devised an outline programme to run – starting late February. There were three factors/influences on our approach to training librarians: