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Resources from Research Data Management Planning Workshop: Active Data Management

This guide is a list of useful links adapted from the Data Management Planning Workshop (, an asynchronous online workshop for UW community members engaged in research with data.

How do I start managing my data?

There are many ways to document your data as you acquire and analyze it. Below is a list of resources that can help document, store and secure your data. It is important to consider the needs of your particular research and the standards of your field.

Good Data Documentation Procedures

Software for Documenting Your Process

Storage Resources



If you have questions about data management, please email the Data Services Team at