Writing a data management plan, or DMP, is increasingly seen as a key part of the academic research process and might be required as a part of your funder's policies. Queen's University Library can guide you in locating and using appropriate tools and resources for preparing a data management plan.
See Tri-Agency grants requiring DMPs for a list of funding opportunities requiring DMPs.
Data management planning includes:
Why create a data management plan?
The Digital Research Alliance of Canada, in collaboration with the University of Alberta, has developed the DMP Assistant. It is a free, online tool designed to help Canadian academic researchers develop and implement research data management plans.
The DMP Assistant allows researchers to: