2021: Online


Research Support Community Day 2021 was held online from Tuesday February 2 to Thursday February 4 2021, and was hosted by the University of Technology Sydney.

Day 1: Tuesday February 2

12:00 AEDT Welcome

12:30 AEDT Keynote: Dr Cathy Foley AO PSM, Chief Scientist of Australia Biography | Slides

13:15 AEDT Networking session

13:40 AEDT Break

14:00 AEDT Promoting Ethical Research in Indigenous Knowledge Ashley Sutherland, Arts Librarian, the University of Melbourne & Aurora Milroy, Manager Indigenous Knowledge Institute, University of Melbourne Abstract | Slides

14:25 AEDT In at the deep end – Exploring the research world in a newly created role, in a newly created team through a restructure during a pandemic! Jennie Skulander, Research Liaison Librarian, University of Newcastle, Sally Murray-Walsh, Research Liaison Librarian, University of Newcastle, Jess Birchall, Research Liaison Librarian, University of Newcastle, Nicole Faull-Brown, Research Liaison Librarian, University of Newcastle Abstract | Slides

14:40 AEDT Analysing collections for the actual and potential usefulness for research Gilbert Meyns, Researcher Services Librarian, University of New England Abstract | Slides

14:55 AEDT Day 1 Closing

Day 2: Wednesday February 3

12:00 AEDT Welcome

12:05 AEDT Concurrent Workshops:

Genomes and podcasts and VR, oh my! Supporting emerging outputs across the research lifecycle Dr Vanessa Crosby, Associate Director Scholarly Communications and Repositories, UNSW Library, Dr Robin Burgess Senior Data Librarian, UNSW Library Workshop Description

Active Research Data Management Dr Sara King Training and Engagement Lead, AARNet Workshop Description

13:00 AEDT Networking session

13:30 AEDT Break

13:50 AEDT Where to from here? Identifying training and professional development needs of scholarly communication staff Dr Danny Kingsley, Visiting Fellow, Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science, ANU, Dr Joanna Richardson, Scholarly Communication Consultant, Dr Mary Anne Kennan, Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Information Studies, Charles Sturt University Abstract | Slides

14:15 AEDT IATUL Research Impact Things Janice Chan, Coordinator, Research Services, Curtin University Abstract | Slides

14:30 AEDT Day 2 Closing

Day 3: Thursday February 4

12:00 AEDT Welcome

12:05 AEDT Open access policies at Australian universities Simon Wakeling, Lecturer, Charles Sturt University, Hamid R. Jamali, Senior Lecturer, Charles Sturt University, Mary Anne Kennan, Adjunct Associate Professor, Charles Sturt University, Danny Kingsley, Visiting Fellow, ANU, Maryam Sarrafzadeh, Assistant professor, University of Tehran Abstract | Slides

12:30 AEDT Librarians and RDM: Developing Core Knowledge and Fostering Confidence Andreas Mertin, Data Librarian, UTS Abstract | Slides

12:45 AEDT From support to collaboration: joining the research team Janet Catterall, Liaison Librarian, James Cook University Abstract | Slides

12:55 AEDT Academic promotions and researcher OA motivation Claire Ovaska, Senior Liaison Librarian, James Cook University Library, Alice Luetchford, Liaison Librarian, James Cook University Library Abstract | Slides

13:05 AEDT Break

13:30 AEDT Networking session

13:50 AEDT Q & A session for all pre-recorded presentations

14:50 AEDT Day 3 Closing

Pre-recorded Presentations

23 Scholarly Communication Things – QUT Style Catherine Radbourne, Research Support Librarian, Queensland University of Technology Abstract

Cultivating a Culture of Copyright Literacy Katya Henry, University Copyright Officer, Queensland University of Technology, Rani McLennan, Copyright Information Officer, Queensland University of Technology Abstract

Down the Rabbit Hole with O’Reilly Online Learning Christina Street, Data Librarian, CSIRO Abstract

Rewriting bibliometric web content: With a little help from our friends! Maria Connor, Library Research Specialist, Griffith University Abstract

Trusted Data Repositories – an Australian Community of Practice Richard Ferrers, Research Data Analyst, ARDC Abstract

A peek behind the scenes in QUT’s Office for Scholarly Communications Stephanie Bradbury, Manager, Scholarly Communications Services, Queensland University of Technology Abstract

Practicing what we preach: building a culture of collaboration in the research support community Helen Chan, Information Services Librarian, UTS, Wade Tozer, Research Capability and Development Coordinator, UTS, Colm Halbert, Executive Manager, Research Capability and Development, UTS Abstract

Better Together ; successes of an across-University research support systems upgrade project Rachel Chidlow, Research Services Manager, Libraries & Learning Services, The University of Auckland Abstract

Taking HDR support online Alex McManus Librarian, University of Technology Sydney, Sarah Su, University of Technology Sydney Abstract

Skills development needs of researchers Kay Steel, Manager, Research & Strategic Projects, Federation University Australia Abstract

Registered Reports: rewarding good science Sally French, Health Liaison Librarian, QUT Abstract

A holistic approach to metrics and impact, Rochelle Palmer, Librarian, Research Services, Edith Cowan University Abstract

Banner image: UTS Library Reading Room, photo by UTS Library, used with permission.