To manage access to your data you need to:
For all data, care should be taken that access can be maintained in line with University and Funder requirements, whether stored locally or externally including any private storage locations.
By following these actions you will have complied with the policy requirements, have convenient access to your data and be able to control access by others, and you will be ready to get the benefits of data sharing.
It is good practice to have a README file to accompany your dataset. A README file should be a txt file and should contain the following information as a minimum:
These records have examples of ReadMe files:
We would recommend the following guides to writing README files: