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VIReC Good Data Practices

Planning for Data at Project Close

by Susan Salas, MLIS
Seminar date: 6/12/2024

Description: This presentation will provide researchers with information on and guidelines for reusing research-generated data. Topics covered will include pre-project planning, federal initiatives, funding agency mandates, the research data lifecycle, data reuse benefits, federal research record retention requirements, and more.

• Regulatory tasks and choices at project close
• Regulatory requirements for federal records retention & disposition for research investigator files
• Reasons investigators make their data available for reuse
• Benefits of early planning for reuse
• Best practices for preparing data for reuse

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