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Research Data Management: Data Management Plan Examples

Resources for writing data management plans, preserving and sharing research data

Examples of Data Management Plans

  • The University of Minnesota provides a page with links to examples of data management plans written for a variety of funding agencies across a variety of disciplines.
  • DataOne provides four examples of general data management plans written for the National Science Foundation. (The links are at the bottom of the page).
  • The DMP Tool not only walks you through the process of creating a ready-to-use plan designed for specific funding agencies; they also have a link to a sample plan created using the tool.
  • UC San Diego has a collection of successful data management plans submitted by their researchers.
  • MIT guidelines and examples of data management plans for researchers.