Source Publication

The Medical Library Association Guide to Data Management for Librarians

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

9-15-2016

Abstract

This chapter highlights the importance of good data management practices by providing examples of problems a researcher may encounter when research data is poorly managed. It provides examples of actual situations when bad data management led to serious problems with data loss, research integrity, and worse. It also provides tips on how data management could have been done differently to encourage a more positive outcome.

Submission Type

Post-print

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