Research Data Management Toolkit
Tools for managing research data at Macquarie - your toolkit for best practice.
This toolkit will assist Macquarie's research community with research data planning and management. It provides guidance and reference materials and enables researchers to include sound data management practices in their projects from the outset.
Why manage data?
What if I don't?
What is research data management?
What is considered research data?
What is a Data Management Plan?
Why is planning important?
How do I plan for my data?
Resource: Data Management Plan
What are my storage and access needs? What are my storage responsibilities? What are the options at and beyond Macquarie? What future storage will Macquarie provide?
Why describe my data? What is data description? What is metadata? When should I describe? Metadata standards.
What governs the collection, use and re-use of data?
Including: Australian Code, ethics, policies, intellectual property.
Development of the resources within this Research data management toolkit was made possible by funding from the Australian National Data Service (ANDS) through the Seeding the Commons 11 project.