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Data Management Plans

Data Repositories

Services & Assistance

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Contact Info

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

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Reminder: Data Management Workshops
Mar 30, 2015
The Library's data management workshop series is being offered again in April.

Databib and merge
Mar 13, 2015
Two research data repository registries - Databib and - have merged into a single registry, using the name.

New public access plans released
Feb 27, 2015
Three funding agencies - AHRQ, USDA and NASA - have recently released plans for public access to research data and publications.

UIUC Data Management Video
Feb 4, 2015
A brief video that highlights important data management topics is now available.

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: