Work, Research Data and Play: The RDM Adventure Game

Alex Ball, Samuel Simango, Nushrat Khan

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The Research Data Management Adventure is interactive fiction that takes the player through the life cycle of a project, highlighting how decisions about research data can have far-reaching consequences. We explain how the game was developed, highlight some key features, and discuss researchers’ reactions to it.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 3rd Research Support Games Day (RSGD #3)
EditorsGeorge Bray, Valerie McCutcheon
PublisherRobert Gordon University
Publication statusPublished - 15 Feb 2022
EventResearch Support Games Day 3 -
Duration: 15 Feb 202215 Feb 2022


ConferenceResearch Support Games Day 3
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  • Research support
  • Games-based learning
  • Educational games
  • Researcher training
  • Researcher skills
  • Pedagogy


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