Research Data Management describes all of the ways researchers collect, analyze, store, and use data during a project. It includes writing and following lab procedures, keeping backups of hard copies and digital items, and thinking ahead about how these data may be re-used or re-purposed.
So why manage your data?
PIs and laboratory staff who are interested in learning more about research data management are welcome to contact the library for one-on-one or small group consultations. Topics covered may include: