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ready NSF Data Sharing Policy and Data Management Plan Requirements

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Homepage http://www.nsf.gov/bfa/dias/policy/dmp.jsp

Countries that developed this resource United States

Published in 2001

Type: Funder


Investigators are expected to share with other researchers, at no more than incremental cost and within a reasonable time, the primary data, samples, physical collections and other supporting materials created or gathered in the course of work under NSF grants. Grantees are expected to encourage and facilitate such sharing.

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How to cite this record FAIRsharing.org: NSF Data Sharing Policy and Data Management Plan Requirements; DOI: https://doi.org/10.25504/FAIRsharing.2ghc8s; Last edited: March 17, 2020, 5:01 p.m.; Last accessed: Jul 27 2021 3:28 p.m.

Record updated: Feb. 18, 2020, 2:57 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.
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Policy External Cross References

TOP Level Data Transparency: 1: Requires data disclosure

TOP qualifying comments: Requires that DMPs are followed and updated from grant submission to interim and final reports.

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