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Sarah C. Williams
Life Sciences Data Services Librarian
(217) 333-8916

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Nov 4, 2015
I have decided to phase out the UIUC NSF Biological Sciences DMP template in favor of the DMPTool.

Public access to articles and data
Oct 27, 2015
On October 28, the Library is offering a seminar about public access to research articles and data and a workshop on writing data management plans (DMPs).

Data Management for Researchers
Oct 7, 2015
A recently published handbook -- Data Management for Researchers: Organize, Maintain and Share Your Data for Research Success

Reminder: Data Management Workshops
Sep 21, 2015
The Library's data management workshop series is being offered again starting October 1.

Life Sciences Data Services

Data Management Plans (DMPs)

Many funding agencies already require or will soon require data management plans to be submitted with grant proposals.  The UIUC Research Data Service maintains a list of data plans and policies released by funding agencies, including the CDC, DOE, NIH, NSF, USAID, and USDA.

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Data Repositories

Data repositories are usually either institution- or discipline-specific.

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Services & Assistance

I am open to providing services and assistance that UIUC life scientists would find most helpful from the University Library.  Please contact me, if you are interested in discussing your specific data needs.  Services and assistance could include: