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Research Data Management Self-Assessment

A self-assessment and introductory guide to research data management for researchers

Purpose of this guide

This guide consists of a self-assessment rubric for researchers to examine their current data practices and comfort with data management topics, and then a series of short guides with actionable information about fundamental data management practices to advance practices as necessary or desired.


This guide is adapted from the handouts created by John Borghi for Support Your Data: A Research Data Management Guide for Researchers.

Borghi J, Abrams S, Lowenberg D, Simms S, Chodacki J (2018) Support Your Data: A Research Data Management Guide for Researchers. Research Ideas and Outcomes 4: e26439.