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Scientific Data Services: Data management guides

Importance of data management

There are many reasons for managing and sharing data -- from time savings to increased visibility of research. 

Most importantly, data sharing can be a research compliance matter for:

Guides to data management

General overview

International resources

For social sciences data

Share data through open repositories and archives

Search for a disciplinary data repository or archive through or directories at UC3.

Alternatively, publish data sets through the UC Berkeley Library with the self-service Dash tool.

Find data tools and services at UC

The UC Berkeley Library Data and Digital Scholarship Expertise Group

UC3, the University of California Curation Center

Research Data Management Group (UC Berkeley Library & Research IT)

Write data management plans

Online writing tool

  • The online DMPTool will help build your data management plans with step-by-step instructions and guidance for meeting specific funding agency requirements.

Example data management plans



For a consultation on research data management and sharing, please contact Research Data Management Consulting.

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