1. Preparing a DMP
2. Documenting and Organizing Data
3. Storing Data and Data Security
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Theme 7 Responsibilities

This section contains the following questions:

  • Who will be responsible for data documentation & metadata?
  • Who will be responsible for data storage & backup during the project?
  • Who will be responsible for ensuring data preservation &
  • Who bears the end responsibility for updating & implementing this DMP?

By default, the PI bears end responsibility for the DMP & its implementation. Responsibility for day-to-day data management may be shared among project team members, and with institutional services (e.g. IT service), or it may be outsourced to others (e.g. data repository, external partner).