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Introduction to Research Data Management
Research Data Management Toolkit
The Association of College & Research Libraries has compiled this toolkit with information and resources about research data management.
Research Data Curation Bibliography
A comprehensive bibliography created by Charles W. Bailey, Jr. and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Examples of Research Data Management plans
Source: Lamar Soutter Library, University of Massachusetts Medical School. New England Collaborative Data Management Curriculum. Retrieved from http://library.umassmed.edu/necdmc
SPARC Roadmap for Action
The "Academic Community Control of Data Infrastructure -- A Roadmap for Action" offers a set of individual and collection action that institutions can consider taking to help ensure control of their data and data infrastructure. Recognizing there are no “one-size-fits-all” solutions to these complex issues, the roadmap offers a framework with multiple, concrete solutions that individual organizations can improve and adapt to their local culture and needs. The framework is divided into three main categories of action: risk mitigation, strategic choices, and community actions.
Build a Data Management Plan
Use this tool to construct a data management plan that meets requirements for a number of public and private grant agencies.
Teach Data Management
New England Collaborative Data Management Curriculum
The New England Collaborative Data Management Curriculum contains a curriculum to teach data management skills to students and researchers in health sciences and STEM fields. The materials align with the National Science Foundation's data management plan recommendations.
Share Your Data
re3data (https://www.re3data.org/) is a global registry of research data repositories.
OpenDOAR is a global directory of Open Access repositories and their policies.
Discipline-Specific Data Repositories
This guide from the University of Iowa lists examples of discipline-specific data repositories.
Digital USD is the University of San Diego's institutional repository and provides an open access platform for USD faculty to share their research data.