Data management /

Good data management and potential for data sharing is important for research carried out within UKCTAS.

The UKCTAS data management and sharing guidelines, which are in line with MRC policy, covers the aspects of data management and sharing that should be considered at the design and planning stage of a project taking place within UKCTAS, including:

Data documentation
Data formatting
Data storage & backup
Data sharing
Ethics and consent
Copyright
Roles and responsibilities

Our guidelines are in line with the MRC policy and covers the aspects of data management and sharing that should be considered at the design and planning stage of a project taking place within the Centre.

All research that is wholly or partly funded by the UKCTAS should adhere to these guidelines. Plans for data management and sharing for individual studies should be described on provided data management plan form and submitted to the UKCTAS data manager prior to commencement of the study.

Other links to data management:

MRC data policy
ESRC data policy
UKDA

For more information contact:

Dr Yue Huang
yue.huang@nottingham.ac.uk
0115 823 1250