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Research Data Management @ Pitt

This guide will assist researchers in planning for the various stages of managing their research data and in preparing data management plans required with funding proposals.

Creating Quality Metadata Module Package

This module is intended as a follow-up to the Metadata for Research Data module. It is designed to provide attendees with suggestions for preparing, creating, and reviewing metadata. The module offers best practices and guidelines helpful to all metadata creators. It briefly covers some of the challenges to creating metadata and offers some possible solutions. Finally, it highlights ways in which the University Library System can provide assistance in this area. The module can be combined with the Metadata for Research Data and Data Documentation Modules to form a more complete lesson on metadata.