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Research Data Management: Working with data

Guidance and support to staff, researchers and students at the University of Southampton

Data Lifecycle

Data management is an essential building block for good research.   It will help you collect data that underpins your work in a way that allows it to be used with confidence, both now and in the future.  Basic principles, such as filenaming and version control, will help you locate and understand your data.  Ultimately, well managed data can add to the credit you receive and impact of your research alongside other research outputs.

We have guidance on:


DCC Curation Lifecycle

The DCC Curation Lifecycle Model (2008)

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