Introduction to Data Management

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Description - a brief synopsis, abstract or summary of what the learning resource is about: 

A quick guide to data managment provided by the Sponsored Projects at the University of Nevada, Reno,including discussion of the advantages of managing data.  Emphasis i s placed on the use of the DMPTool. Topics include:
Why Manage Data?
About Data Management Plans
Creating a Data Management Plan
Sample Data Management Plans
NSF Data Management Plan FAQs
NIH Data Plans 

Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
University of Nevada, Reno
Access Cost: 
No fee
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Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Data management
Data management planning
Data management planning tools
Research lifecycle
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
University of Nevada, Reno
Media Type - designation of the form in which the content of the learning resource is represented, e.g., moving image: 
Text - an explanation of a concept or a story using human readable characters formed into words, usually distinguished from graphical images.
Contact Organization(s): 
University of Nevada, Reno
Educational Info
Purpose - primary educational reason for which the learning resource was created: 
Instruction - detailed information about aspects or processes related to data management or data skills.
Learning Resource Type - category of the learning resource from the point of view of a professional educator: 
Text - body of a printed work, to include reading passages.
Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Graduate student
Research faculty
Undergraduate student
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
Up to 1 hour