Research data management

What is research data?

Research data are data "used as primary sources to support technical or scientific enquiry, research, scholarship, or artistic activity".

Why manage research data?

Many publishers and granting agencies are asking authors and grant holders to make the data underlying their published research and intellectual products publicly accessible.

Data management planning

Data management planning includes consideration for many elements including organizing data, metadata, storage of active, legal and ethical considerations, data reuse and citation, long term storage considerations.

Conference - Talking about data storage: A research data conversation

This half-day conference aims to foster a conversation about storing primary research data in the University of Ottawa context.

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