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Global Health Research: IB C195/ PH C117: Data Management

Data Management Basics

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.

Data Repositories and more

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]
Repositories
[DataCite]

USEFUL sites
:
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

Others:
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.

Content Management

Research Data Management at UC Berkeley.

Technology@Berkeley. list of services.

Research IT at Berkeley: cloud computing, large projects, assistance with hardware.

CITRIS - social and environmental issues facing California, focus on four core initiatives: Energy, Health Care, Intelligent Infrastructure, and Data and Democracy.

Data Management

Data Management Tools & Services

DMPTool: Step-by-step instructions for creating a ready-to-use data management plan (DMP) that meets the requirements of specific funding agencies

DASH: A simple self-service tool for researchers to use in publishing their datasets. 

EZID: Create persistent identifiers (DOIs and ARKs) for digital content. Berkeley researchers can contact data-consult@lists.berkeley.edu 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 data-consult@lists.berkeley.edu.

UC Berkeley Data Services Management, IST.  See comparative table.

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