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Biomedical Sciences Toolkit

NIH Public Access Policy

NIH Public Access Policy Help Guide (UW HSL)

  • Explanation of the NIH Public Access Policy and expectations of investigators.
  • Process for submitting peer reviewed articles to PubMed Central.
  • Using My NCBI to verify compliance.

  1-page PDF checklist: 4 basic steps of complying with the NIH Public Access Policy.

SciENcv - CV tool for generating NIH biosketches

Use SciENcv to generate an NIH biosketch.  Link your biographical information and award history from eRA Commons with your publication records in PubMed (using My Bibliography)

This page contains directions on setting up and updating your SciENcv profile.         

Data Management Plans

DMP Tool

  • DMP Tool contains templates and sample responses to meet data management plan requirements of the NIH, NSF, and other funders.
  • Log in with your UW NetID.

Data Management Guide (UW Libraries)

  • Guide for managing research data.
  • Information on creating data management plans for funding applications.

Data Resources and Policies in the Health Sciences

Data Resources in the Health Sciences (UW HSL)

  • Resources that support research data needs of health sciences researchers.
  • Tools to find, store, describe, visualize, share, and cite research data.

NIH Data Sharing Repositories

  • List of data repositories that accept submissions of appropriate data from NIH-funded investigators (and others).
  • Directions for submitting data to these repositories and accessing data in these repositories.
  • Repository types:

NIH Sharing Policies and Related Guidance on NIH-Funded Research Resources