CANARIE announces $2M in funding to CARL Portage

August 30, 2019

CANARIE has announced $2M in funding to support the Canadian Association of Research Libraries’ Portage Network, a national, library-based research data management network that fosters initiatives to build capacity and coordinate activities in research data management. “Providing researchers with robust tools and services is essential to support world-class research,” said Jim Ghadbane, President of CANARIE. “The ability for Canadian researchers to find and reuse research data accelerates discovery and innovation.” A release states that the funds will enable the development and operationalization of tools, platforms, and services that include the Federated Research Data Repository & National Discovery Service, National Instance of Dataverse, and Data Management Planning Assistant. Canarie (National)