• Grant Support
    • Pre-proposal consultation for writing Data Management Plans (DMPs)
    • Customized strategies for data management planning & implementation 
    • DMP Tool, with templates for specific funding agencies & a standard DMP template for CMU
    • Up-to-date information on funding agency requirements for data.
  • Data Management
    • Best practices for organizing, describing, sharing, publishing, & preserving data 
    • Standards for filing naming, metadata, storage, security & documentation
    • Data management needs assessment
    • Consultations for research data management practices
    • Data management planning for projects or publications
  • Education & Outreach
    • Data literacy education for students & research groups 
    • Advice on lab protocols to ensure continuity in the research group 
    • Educational resources & customized training in partnership with other CMU resources
    • Collaboration with faculty as active grant participants on research projects & workshops
  • Data Sharing & Reuse
    • Options for sharing & publishing research data and meeting funder requirements 
    • Resources for data repositories in your discipline
    • Data formats & metadata that meet repository requirements
    • Guidance on copyright & licensing for your research data & publications