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Data Services

Data Management Services assists Brandon researchers with the organization, management, and curation of research data to enhance its preservation and access now and into the future

Best Practices from around the world


⭐️  UK Data Archive: Managing and Sharing Data: Best Practice for Researchers

Covers all aspects of scientific data management.
 

ICPSR - Guide to Social Science Data Preparation and Archiving: Best Practices
Focuses on social science data management.  Quite useful.
 

Preparing raw clinical data for publication: guidance for journal editors, authors, and peer reviewers
Best practices specific to clinical data.m
 

DataONE Best Practices
Provides best practices in a summarized, bullet point format with links to more in-depth resources.
 

Research Data Management in Practice
 

Some Simple Guidelines for Effective Data Management
A great resource for designing your data files and naming convention.
 

Best Data Handling Practices section of this libguide.