After a project

When the project ends, your research data may be preserved and made accessible to others. You should be aware of the following:

Preserving your data

How to select and where to place data for long-term preservation

Publishing and sharing your data

How to give access to preserved research data

Linking publications to data

How to link research papers to the underlying research data

Preparing research data for deposit

What you need to be aware of before submitting research data to a repository.


“The coolest thing to do with your data will be thought of by someone else.”
Walsh, J. & Pollock, R. (2007) Open Data and Componentization, XTech2007 http://assets.okfn.org/files/talks/xtech_2007/

For further information, please contact rdm@sheffield.ac.uk