Throughout your academic and professional career, your work will likely involve the collection, reuse, and sharing of different types of data. Data, much like any other product of your research, requires good management practices to ensure the quality of your work at the end of a project. Building good data management habits early on will help ensure that your work is more accurate, reproducible, and potentially more impactful over time.
This micro-course will provide an introduction into some research data management essentials. We’ll cover the reasons to invest time and effort into good data management and then introduce best practices that you can start building into your research process immediately.
Upon completion of this micro-course you will be able to: