Make your data count

What do I need to do now?

  • Browse the sections below for advice on key data management issues at each stage of the research process.
  • If you’re working on funded research, it’s worth ensuring you’re familiar with any data-related requirements your funding body has.
  • Whichever stage you’re at, you can always email researchdata@ox.ac.uk for advice, or make an appointment for a Research Data Health Check.

I have an idea for a new research project

Data management planning and applying for funding

My project is in progress

Establishing and maintaining your working environment and practices

I am about to publish some of my findings

Thinking about sharing the data underpinning publications

I am coming to the end of my project

Ensuring your research data is safely preserved for future use