Research Data Management
Start by checking the Data Curation Network's list of primers, which includes guidance to many common data formats, as well as a very good guide to sharing human subjects data.
Below is a selection of other guidance on data-sharing for specific disciplines or types of data.
Earth and Environmental Sciences
- DataONE Best Practices
Guidance from the Data Observation Network for Earth
- Preparing raw clinical data for publication: guidance for journal editors, authors, and peer reviewers
Guidance from BioMed Central
- Data Primer: Making Digital Humanities Research Data Public
A made-in-Canada overview of data curation and data mangement best practices for the digital humanities. Additional materials can be found on the Research Data Management for Humanists Open Science Framework site
- Sustainable and FAIR Data Sharing in the Humanities
From ALLEA (All European Academies)
- Digital Humanities Tools and Resources
From MIT Libraries
- The Open Handbook of Linguistic Data Management
From MIT Press
- MDAR (Materials Design Analysis Reporting) Framework
MDAR is a standard used by several major life sciences journals for reporting research. Many of the items in this standard involve the management of research data, so you may find it useful to review the checklist in conjunction with developing your DMP.
- ICPSR Guide to Social Science Data Preparation
Guidance from the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research
- Data Archiving and Dissemination (survey data)
Guidance from the International Household Survey Network
- Data Documentation Initiative
An international standard for describing the data produced by surveys and other observational methods in the social, behavioral, economic, and health sciences. DDI is a free standard that can document and manage different stages in the research data lifecycle, such as conceptualization, collection, processing, distribution, discovery, and archiving.
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