Introduction to the notion of sheer curation

As an introduction to the notion of sheer curation, this section quotes some relevant reading material. It gives background information to the issues addressed by sheer curation and the pros and cons.

Expected learning outcome     Understanding the notion of sheer curation. A basis for part one and  two presented in this module.
Level of advancement  Basic knowledge of data management workflows.
Elements in this Part
  1. Why sheer curation? (blog article)
  2. Current state of discussion (2014)
  3. When to curate ? (blog article)
  4. Supplementary reading list
Estimated time required for completion of the Part  30 min reading time