Intro to Data Management

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This guide will provide general information about data management, including an overview of Data Management Plans (DMPs), file naming conventions, documentation, security, backup, publication, and preservation. We have included the CMU data life cycle to put the pieces in context in the Data 101 section.
The CMU Libraries provides research data management resources for guidance on data management, planning, and sharing for researchers, faculty, and students.

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Carnegie Mellon University Libraries
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No fee
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English
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Data lifecycle
Data management
Data management planning
Data management planning tools
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Carnegie Mellon University Libraries
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Instruction - detailed information about aspects or processes related to data management or data skills.
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Graduate student
Undergraduate student
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Up to 1 hour