OUR: Fundamentals of Data: Origins and Metadata


Feb. 14, 2022, 2:30pm to 3:45pm

Office/Remote Location



Understanding the processes that involve the creation, ingestion, curation, archiving, sharing, and dissemination of data is as important as understanding the data themselves. This webinar introduces concepts and discussions about data origins and metadata with a special emphasis on data quality, discoverability, and reuse in research.

Learning Objectives

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Learn about the importance of metadata in the research process
  • Learn about data quality and data reuse in research


  • Dr. Levent Atici, Executive Director, Office of Undergraduate Research

Admission Information

This workshop is free to all UNLV students.

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Contact Information

Office of Undergraduate Research
Susan Hall