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Research Data Management:
Resources and Services for Managing Your Data

Why Manage Research Data?


In recent years, funding agencies, universities, researchers, and others have identified research data management as a high priority for a number of reasons.


Managing data helps researchers:
  • Meet funding body requirements
  • Increase the impact of their work
  • Save future time and effort
  • Engage in new forms of research
  • Deal with an ever-increasing amount of digital data
Managing data helps research to be:
  • Replicated and verified
  • Shared and reused
  • Preserved for future use
  • Linked with other research products (e.g., datasets with publications)
Getting Started

This site provides information on a number of topics related to research data management:

Please feel free to contact us for additional information or assistance.