Document a StudyΒΆ

Colectica lets you describe detailed information about your studies. Information you can document includes:

  • General study information like title, abstract, and purpose
  • Citation information
  • Coverage: what, when, who, where
  • Funding information
  • Data collection history and methods
  • Datasets
  • Archival information
  1. To document a new study, create a study item following the instructions in Create Items.

  2. Use the study editor to add basic information.

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  3. On the Coverage tab, add subjects, time periods, and geographic information.

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  4. On the Funding tab, add information about your study’s funding.

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  5. On the Data tab, add information about your datasets and data collections.

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    See also

    To learn how to use the item list controls, see Reference Items.

  6. Use the ... tab to document additional information about embargoes, archiving, and quality.

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See also

After documenting your study, learn how to Publish documentation.