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The DataONE Data Life Cycle
DataONE Data Life Cycle
The data life cycle provides a high level overview of the stages involved in successful management and preservation of data for use and reuse. Multiple versions of a data life cycle exist with differences attributable to variation in practices across domains or communities.
Data Management Standards and Best Practices
Data Management Training
Free, non-assessed course to help you understand how to manage the data you collect.
Data Management Workshop Slides from the MIT Libraries
Review the slides from data management workshops at MIT, ranging from Data Management 101, to File Organization, Using Metadata, Managing your Research Code, and more.
Research Data Management and Sharing (Coursera)
Free course on Coursera: "This course will provide learners with an introduction to research data management and sharing. After completing this course, learners will understand the diversity of data and their management needs across the research data lifecycle, be able to identify the components of good data management plans, and be familiar with best practices for working with data including the organization, documentation, and storage and security of data. Learners will also understand the impetus and importance of archiving and sharing data as well as how to assess the trustworthiness of repositories."
Data Management Association (DAMA)
Non-profit, independent association providing help and assistance to data professionals.