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Information on best practices and standards for data management planning.

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This guide lays out practical considerations and information to aid you in managing your research throughout its' lifecycle, including the steps you will take to collect, safeguard, archive, and make available the data used for the research in question.  

Many key granting organizations, like NSF, NIH, NEH and more, now require submitters to include a Data Management Plan as part of their application. In short, these plans outline the best practices in data management that you will apply throughout the course of your grant. You can see some more background on this issue, or get started by selecting a tab at the top of the page.

Data Lifecycle

Research Data Management Librarians

Nick Wolf
Research Data Management Librarian
Bobst Library, 512

Vicky Steeves
Research Data Management & Reproducibility Librarian
Bobst Library, 517



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