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Research Data Management: Data management Plan

Data Management for researchers provides a framework for preserving, sharing, and archiving data.

Golden Rules

Rule 1: Determine the Research Requirements

Rule 2: Identify the Data to Be Collected

  • Type
  • Size
  • Volume
  • File format

Rule 3: Define How the Data Will Be Organized

Rule 4: Explain How the Data Will Be Documented

Rule 5: Describe How Data Quality Will Be Assured

Rule 6: Present a Sound Data Storage and Preservation Strategy

Rule 7: Define the Project’s Data Policies

Rule 8: Describe How the Data Will Be Disseminated

Rule 9: Assign Roles and Responsibilities

Rule 10: Prepare a Realistic Budget


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