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Research Data Management and Curation: Funder Guidelines

This guide covers the research data management and curation resources available at the University of Alabama through a partnership of the University Libraries, Office for Research & Economic Development, and Office for Information Technology.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Guidance

NIH Data Sharing Policy

  • General statement

Genomic Data Sharing Plan

  • Genomic Data Sharing Policy

NIH Data Sharing Chart (doc)

  • Data Sharing Regulations/Policy/Guidance Chart for NIH Awards

NIH Key Elements to Consider (pdf)

  • Key Elements to Consider in Preparing a Data Sharing Plan Under NIH Extramural Support

NIH Manuscript Submission (NIHMS) Guidance for Authors

  • The NIH Manuscript Submission (NIHMS) system will accept deposits of small datasets accompanying deposits of funded author manuscripts for inclusion of PubMedCentral.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Guidance

Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPP Guide)

  • Guide guide to the NSF process (1/1/2016)

NSF Data Management & Sharing FAQ

  • NSF Data Management & Sharing Frequently Asked Questions

DataONE Data Management Planning General NSF Guidelines and Examples

  • DataONE is one of the multiple institutions that collaborated on the DMPTool which is a service provided by the UC Curation Center.

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Guidance

Office of Digital Humanities (ODH)

·         National Endowment for the Humanities NEH-ODH: Office of Digital Humanities template

Data Management Plans for NEH Proposals and Awards

  • Data Management Plans for NEH Office of Digital Humanities Proposals and Awards