CHECKLISTS, TEMPLATES AND
DDC Research Data Management for Librarians: Annex A: Revised DMP Checklist, pp. 26-29. (2013)
Data Management Planning Questionnaire
Reviewer Guide and Worksheet for Data Management Plans (Johns Hopkins University)
Digital Curation Centre (UK) Template
ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research): Elements of a Data Management Plan
ICPSR: Data Management Plan Resources and Examples
Creating a Data Management Plan (Samples) (University of Minnesota Libraries)
What is a Data Management Plan?
A detailed description "...of how research data will be organized, managed, and preserved throughout the data's lifecycle, during the project and after." [Source: Krier, Laura and Carly A. Strasser. Data Management for Libraries. Chicago: ALA LITA, 2014.]
Why manage data or develop a Data Management Plan?
There is a long list of benefits for the individual researcher, project, local institution, scholarship, and society at large. In addition, some granting agencies and publishers require a data management plan.
Some of the Many Benefits:
Data Obligations or Requirements of Major Funders:
Other Grant Funders:
Data Requirements of Some Science Publishers (Journals)
Social Science Journals that Require Data Sharing
Typical Parts of a DM Plan for Granting Agencies: