Training & Support

We provide consultations and training to graduate students, researchers, and researcher groups across campus on topics related to all aspects of data management planning.

Consultations

We offer appointments to members of the University of Guelph community related to:

  • Research project management
  • Data management planning (DMP)
  • Long-term preservation of research data

Training

We provide workshops throughout the year highlighting topics such as best practices for managing research data, new policies affecting your research, and depositing your data with us.

We are happy to offer specialized training or instruction to labs or research groups upon request.

We are available to provide information at lab or faculty meetings related to research data management.

Learn more about important research data management, such as:

Self-Help Guides

We have created a series of brief online and downloadable self-help guides:

  • DMP Best Practices
  • An online course in research management as part of the Ontario Consortium for Graduate Professional Skills

Resources

External organizations offer a range of free high quality online tutorials and guides:

  • MANTRA – produced by the University of Edinburgh
  • ICPSR – we hold membership in the ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)
  • UK Data Archive