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Data management for students: Welcome!


Welcome to the Data Management Guide for students!

The main goal of this guide is to introduce you to important aspects of data management. After completing the guide, you...

  • ... can distinguish various types of research data;
  • ... recognize the importance of managing research materials;
  • ... are familiar with the terminology;
  • ... know the importance of properly planning your project;
  • ... know how to organize your data on a folder-, file-, and variable-level;
  • ... are informed about various options to store your data;
  • ... are familiar with key legal and ethical considerations in creating, storing and sharing data.