THETRUTHData management? Metadata? Data repositories? Share data publicly? Why share data? From sandierpastures.com ABOUTRESEARCHERS
A document that describes what you will do with your data both throughout the research project From Flickr by Barbies LandWhat is a data management plan?
For funders: A short plan submitted alongside grant applications But they all havedifferent requirementsand express them indifferent waysFrom Flickr by 401(K) 2013 An outline of – what will be collected – methods – Standards – Metadata – sharing/access – long-‐term storage Includes how and why
New Areas of Functionality in 2013 Granular modeling of plan templates Granular modeling of institutions Role-‐based user authorization DMP life cycle management Organizational planning activities Enhanced search and browse Institutional branding Search and reporting for business intelligence Advanced administrative interface Collaborative plan creation Open API
DOIs ARKs Strict metadata requirements Flexible metadata guidelines From the scholarly communication community From the archives and museums community Established “brand name” Option-‐rich, open source $$$ $
Identiﬁers & Data Citation Allows readers to ﬁnd data products Get credit for data and publications Promotes reproducibility Better measure of research impact Example: Sidlauskas, B. 2007. Data from: Testing for unequal rates of morphological diversiﬁcation in the absence of a detailed phylogeny: a case study from characiform ﬁshes. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.20