Research Data


Research Data

Research data upon which scientific piublications is based or which is produced in ongoing projects must be stored securely in own, national or international archives. 


National and international archives for storing research data

Data generated in ongoing projects or is is resulting in a scientific article, must be stored in archives. The archive may be centrally at ones own institution, in national archives or in international archives. The archives may be open for all disciplines or be domain specific.


Data Management Plans and data management

A Data Management Plan (DMT) is a document describing how research data will be secured (storage and sharing) both during the lifetime of a project and and how it will be shared and preserved after the project has ended.  Read more about data management plans and how to attain basic data management skills through Software carpentry.

sensitive data

Managing sensitive research data

Some research projects may have requirements that will be to have specifically secure storage of research data, or management of data that will be influenced by the Privacy Act.

Fair kort

The FAIR principles

FAIR is an acronym for the words findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable. Research data must be available, and able to be refound and reused.

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