Data, tools, and resources to conduct research, develop web and mobile applications, and design data visualizations. Includes data on climate, education, energy, health, science, and more.
ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research) maintains an archive of more than 500,000 data files in the social sciences. Includes a bibliography of literature related to the data.
Open Data Button: a browser-based app that helps researchers find, request, and share research data openly. Supported by SPARC
Registery of Research data Repositories. "Over 1,000 listed research data repositories from all over the world making it the largest and most comprehensive online catalog of research data repositories on the web." Merged with databib.org
World Bank Open Data
Free and open access to data about development in countries around the globe.
More sources for statistics Oberlin College Library Reference Guide.
Data Management Plan Tool v.2 IEDA. Written for the earth sciences, but applicable to any National Science Foundation funding entity.
DMPTool, California Digital Library All subject areas.
Data Management Plan Requirements - National Science Foundation
Data Management & Curation, ICPSR: Tools and Services
Describing Data (Metadata): a disciplinary approach Digital Curation Centre, Edinburgh
File Naming Conventions (FNC); in Data Management for Undergraduate Researchers guide, Purdue Univesity Libraries.
Open Science Framework. Project management tool that supports the entire research life cycle: from planning to discovery. You can upload files, invite collaborators, edit common documents, and more. Free. Sponsor: Center for Open Science, Charlottesville, VA. Try the Open Data Button app.
RefWorks Keep track of all of your sources in one place, organized in appropriately-named folders that can be shared with collaborators.
Video data library for developmental science; to promote sharing and reuse of video data.
Dryad Digital Repository (Datadryad.org)
A nonprofit repository for data underlying the international scientific and medical literature.
Mendeley Data. Open-access research-data repository; free to users and free to submitters
Re3data.org Browse respositories by Subject.
ROAD: Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources
A single access point to different types of online scholarly resources published worldwide and freely available, including information about the quality of open access resources.
Public Data Commons Open Science Data Cloud.
Public access mandates for federally funded research: implementation plans. Columbus University Scholarly Communication Program tracks the solutions proposed by federal agencies for providing public access to articles and digital data sets resulting from federally-funded research.
Research funder open access requirements. Summary provided by MIT Amherst Libraries.
Topics include storage, documentation, and file formats.
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