There are many resources that provide information about data management and host tools that can help you to start the process.
The DMP Tool will help you to create a ready-to-use data management plan. It includes templates designed to meet the requirements of various funding agencies, and provides step-by-step guidance throughout the creation process.
The DCC is a world leader in digital information expertise, with an emphasis on building capacity, capability, and skills for research data management across the higher education research community in the UK.
Data Observation Network for Earth (DataONE) is the foundation of new innovative environmental science through a distributed framework and sustainable cyberinfrastructure that meets the needs of science and society for open, persistent, robust, and secure access to well-described and easily discovered Earth observational data.