Research Data Management Practices in University libraries: A study

Manorama Tripathi, Archana Shukla, Sharad Kumar Sonkar


The paper has studied the research data management (RDM) services implemented by different university libraries for managing, organizing, curating and preserving research data generated at their universities’ departments and laboratories, for data reuse and sharing. It has surveyed the central university libraries and the best 20 university libraries of the world to highlight how RDM is extended to the researchers. Further, it has suggested a model for the university libraries in the country to follow for actually deploying RDM services. 


Research data management; Data repositories; Data curation; Data preservation

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