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Data Services: Data Management Tools

This guide provides information on managing data and obtaining secondary data for research.


The DMPTool will help you create a Data Management Plan, which is required by most grant funders. Click the logo below for more information.


Data Repositories

The Registry of Research Data Repositories is a great place to find data. It has over 1,200 data repositories cataloged for easy searching by keyword or subject.

ONEMercury is the search engine created by DataONE. Using ONEMercury, you can find data from many data repositories all from one search tool.

Tools for Creating Metadata

Broad-based Data Archives