Culture Knowledge Base
The NFDI4Culture Knowledge Base contains guidelines, reports, and specifications by the task areas of the consortium covering all aspects of research data management in the domain of material and immaterial cultural heritage. Additionally, we provide you with curated link recommendations to high quality open educational resources.
Digitizing, Inventorizing, Enriching 3 Items
Spectrum – Digital Asset Management (2013)
This document proposes a methodology for integrating the management of digital collections into the existing curatorial and administrative functions of the institution. It is intended as a companion document to the UK Collections Trust's Spectrum documentation standard.
DFG Practical Guidelines on Digitisation (2022)
Language(s): English German
The DFG Practical Guidelines formulate standards and provide guidance on organisational, methodological and technical issues in the context of object digitisation and indexing. This document is an updated version of the Practical Guidelines published by the DFG in 2016.
DFG Practical Guidelines on Digitisation (2016)
Language(s): German English
The DFG Code of Practice offers recommendations for good practice in the preparation and implementation of digitization projects. By formulating standards, they aim to contribute to the sustainability and future viability of digitization projects.
Organizing 1 Items
Research data policies for research projects: a structured guide
A research data policy for research projects creates transparency in the handling of research data and requires planning, documentation and description. The contents of the guide will be transferred to an online generator as the project progresses.
Overarching topics 2 Items
Shaping inventory-based research
In its discussion impulse on the scientific, scholarly and cultural use of collections, the Council for Information Infrastructures (RfII) addressed the (future) role of collecting institutions in the digital transformation of science with regard to the framework conditions.
What is NFDI4Culture?
NFDI4Culture Video Guideline
Author(s): Sarah Pittroff
What is NFDI4Culture? The animated film answers questions about the activities of the consortium and about new solutions in research data management – what they are needed for and who they are good for.
Planning 1 Items
FAIR-Aware: Assess Your Knowledge of FAIR (2021)
FAIR-Aware is an online tool that helps researchers and data managers assess how much they know about the requirements for the findability, accessibility, interoperability and reusability (FAIR) of datasets.
Data sharing & publishing 1 Items
Checklist for appropriate handling of research data
This DFG questionnaire helps researchers to plan and describe the handling of research data in their project beyond the context of an application.