A video guide on writing a successful DMP from UCLA Library
Planning how you are going to look after your data during your research, share it with your collaborators, and how you're going to preserve it after the project will save you time and money during and after your project.
A data management plan (DMP) contains all the information related to managing the data for your project: what data, stored where by whom, how it is looked after and when it is made public.
Professor Jeff Haywood, University of Edinburgh, talks about the importance of data management planning for PhD students and early career researchers just starting at on a new research project.
Richard Rodger, Professor of Economic and Social History at the University of Edinburgh, talks about the advice he
gives his PhD students about data management planning.
Ellie Bates, PhD student, talks about the importance of a data management plan in the timely completion of a PhD and offers advice to new researchers.