May 20, 2019 - Guide for Good Researchers

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    “Guide for Good Researchers”.

    Guide for Good Researchers


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    General Topics

    Being ‘good’ according to the Oxford English Dictionary can be aligned with a multitude of properties of which “high quality”, “competent” and “skillful” are amongst those listed to name a few. We believe that the qualities required to be good researchers can be broken down into more specific core competencies.  


    Below you can find some guidance on:



    Top 17 Qualities of a Good Researcher



    Organizing Your Data

    Once you create, gather, or start manipulating data and files, they can quickly become disorganized. To save time and prevent errors later on, you and your colleagues should decide how you will name and structure files and folders. Including documentation (or ‘metadata’) will allow you to add context to your data so that you and others can understand it in the short, medium, and long-term.


    Below you can find some guidance on:

    Naming and Organising files

    Documentation and Metadata

    Managing References

    Organizing e-mail