During the project
Sharing and storing
Publishing the results and opening the data
Closing the project
Source: CC BY Finnish social science data archive, Data Management Guidelines
The start of the data management of a research project is done well when the various stages of the life cycle of research data are considered already when creating the research plan. Research data management or writing a data management plan should not only be considered a necessity enforced by the financier or the organization, but also a tool to make your own research work easier.
By planning your data management well
TUT Research data services helps you with issues concerning your research data management during your research project. If you have questions about data management plans, providing metadata, data sharing and preserving, information security, licenses or technical issues concerning, for example, data preservation, contact us:
According to the TUT research data policy, by default, all research materials arising from the University’s activities and associated with published research findings are openly accessible.
To support the data management of research projects information about TUT research data services, linked to the different project stages, has been gathered on this site.
Get acquainted with TUT Research data policy and Guidelines for distributing open source software at TUT
Research materials refer to data sets generated, processed and used in scientific research and used as the basis for research findings. In addition to data, research materials include information describing the context, contents and structure of the data, along with its lifetime management and processing.
Well documented data is
Get to know with FAIR-principles and take them as guideline of your research data management.