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Data Management Plans: Overview

What is Data Management?

Data Management Resources

The Importance of Data Management

"Digital information lasts forever -- or five years, whichever comes first." --Jeff Rothenberg (1999)

It's 2015. Do you know where your data are?

Good data management allows you to:

  • Safeguard your research
  • Make new discoveries
  • Increase the visibility of your research
  • Meet grant requirements

Think about data management at all points of the data life cycle.

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MU Libraries can help support your research data management needs, including archiving your data in MOspace: Institutional Repository.

Libraries have been managing information for 1,000s of years. Learn how Librarians Leap to the Aid of Researchers in this age of changing requirements for sharing and preserving the products of federally-funded research.

Managing & Sharing Your Research Data