Resources relating to research data management - for those that want to know more.

There are lots of resources on-line relating to research data management. Here are a few but this is by no means a comprehensive list. As always, Google (or another search engine of your choice) is your friend.

ANDS provides information for researchers about data management, de-identification, metadata, data citation and file formats.


This image is from and is by Ashley Jonathan Clements. It was downloaded from Flickr on the 8th of April, 2014.

Mantra - Research Data Management Training

Mantra is an online training course designed by the University of Edinburgh. The course covers many topics including
  • Data management plans
  • Documentation and metadata
  • File formats and transformation
  • Data protection, rights and access
  • Sharing, preservation & licensing
  • Storage and Security