Data Management Plan
Why do you need a data management plan?
A data management plan is a helpful instrument for all aspects of data management within a project. It should be initially prepared at time of grant proposal and continually adjusted throughout the project time.
Which aspects are relevant for a data management plan?
Preparation & Project Start
Project description: name, financiers, contact, timeframe, types of data, existing data
Involving of a professional data center
Resources needed to to manage/create/process/access/visualize the data
Plans to share and long-term archive
Collaboration within Project
Usage of standards (content), controlled vocabularies
Production, processing, and flow of data (deadlines) – QC/QA
Meetings including data management topics
Preservation Long-Term Archive
Selection and preparation of data and metadata
After archiving: conditions
How to produce a data management plan?
Use the Wizzard
Create the Data Management Plan
Get support from your repository to make the Data Management Plan productive