Lewis Library Research Services Office provides consultation services to help you navigate available resources throughout the data lifecycle. Contact us or your Library Liaison to schedule an appointment.
Why is Data Management Important?
Besides complying with funding agency requirements and new federal policy regarding open data, effectively managing and sharing your data throughout the its life-cycle will save you time as well as safeguard against catastrophic loss in the future.
Clearly documented data provides evidence for your research in conjunction with your published results. Describing and sharing data helps further new discoveries and research, as well as increase the impact of your work through additional data citation.
Before Your Research Begins
During Your Research Process
After Your Research Ends