USGS Data Management Training Modules – Planning for Data Management Part II

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This is one of six interactive modules created to help researchers, data stewards, managers and the public gain an understanding of the value of data management in science and provide best practices to perform good data management within their organization. By the end of this course you should know the difference between data management plans and project plans; you should know how to use the DMPTool to create a data management plan; and you should understand the basic information that should go into a data management plan.

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U.S. Geological Survey
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Langseth, M.L., Henkel, H.S., Hutchison, V.B., Thibodeaux, C.J., Zolly, L.S., 2015, USGS data management training modules – planning for data management part II – using the DMPTool to create data management plans: U.S. Geological Survey,
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Data management planning
Friday, April 1, 2016
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