Broadly, research data is information collected, observed, or created in support of the production of original research.
Research data is defined differently in different domains
Research data takes many formats, including (but not limited to)
Good data management planning and practice ...
Good research data management practices are foundational to responsible scholarly inquiry.
"...whatever their individual areas of expertise, all faculty contribute to and benefit from Notre Dame’s growing research enterprise, which is intended to assist their endeavors, enhance broader collaborations, and connect our most advanced scholarly pursuits to the learning experiences of our students."
A Legacy Expanded: A Strategic Plan for Notre Dame
The Hesburgh Libraries strives to connect researchers to the resources they need to advance their scholarly pursuits. Please review this guide for more information about how the Hesburgh Libraries can support your research data throughout its lifecycle!
Consultations throughout the data lifecycle - contact the Data Management Consulting Team