NSF Data Management Plan Requirements: Proposals submitted after January 18, 2011, must include a supplementary document of no more than two pages labeled “Data Management Plan”.
Collaboration, accessibility and transparency are necessary for data management in modern science. Science.gov, NSF, NIH and other federal agencies mandate data plans with grant proposals.
Start with this list:
---- Make a plan to store your data
---- Find the right medium to store your data
---- Develop a system to organize your data
---- Make sure that your data has easy access
---- Make sure that your data is safe and secure.
Integrative Biology and the Environment - Data Repositories - selected of websites.
To find additional data repositories:
Open Access Directory of Data Repositories [Simmons University]
DataBib [Institute of Museum and Library Services]
• Data Conservancy Organization - (NSF) collect, organize, & preserve data.
• Many Eyes: data visualization tools from IBM.
• Data Management & Publishing Checklist, MIT
• NSF Division of Institution & Award Support
US Naval Observatory (USNO) - Oceanography Portal: includes a range of astronomical data and products, & serves as the official source of time for the U.S. Department of Defense & a standard of time for the entire United States.
Research Data Management at UC Berkeley.
CITRIS - social and environmental issues facing California, focus on four core initiatives: Energy, Health Care, Intelligent Infrastructure, and Data and Democracy.
DMPTool: Step-by-step instructions for creating a ready-to-use data management plan (DMP) that meets the requirements of specific funding agencies
EZID: Create persistent identifiers (DOIs and ARKs) for digital content. Berkeley researchers can contact email@example.com for a free account.
Data Management Guidelines
Data management and sharing: A portal for information on data requirements, management and sharing [Science Libraries @ UC Berkeley]
Data Management General Guidance: Guidelines for creating, organizing, managing, and sharing your data [CDL]
NSF data management plan requirements: An outline from the NSF Directorate for Biological Sciences
Preparing data management plans for NSF grant applications: UC Berkeley-specific tutorials and guidelines for NSF data management plans [Science Libraries @ UC Berkeley]
UC3, University of California Curation Center - UC/California Digital Library
EZID: create a persistant DOI or ARK. - long term, unique identifiers. (UC/CDL) Berkeley researchers can request a free account by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
UC Berkeley Data Services Management, IST. See comparative table.