Working with research data

Learn about data management while working with the research data.
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What is a Data Management Plan (DMP) and how do I create one?

A Data Management Plan (DMP) is a formal document that specifies how research data are handled during and after a research project. DMP identifies key actions to ensure that research data are of a high quality, safe, sustainable and, if possible, also accessible and reusable.

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Research metadata

Metadata describes the research data. Information about the creator, license, relevant dates, and summary statistics can all be metadata.

Personal data

How to handle personal data in research?

Recognize whether you are processing personal data and follow these instructions to handle it correctly.

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Storage services for research data

Store your data in a service that enables backups, confidentiality or collaboration as needed.

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Reusing data in research

Benefit from an existing dataset as a starting point to your research. Here are information on data reuse and links to search services.


Links to research data management instructions

Follow these links to navigate through research data management instructions.

Introduction to Research data management (RDM) and Open Science

Properly managed research data creates competitive edge and is an important part of a high-quality research process.

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