policies >  DOI:10.25504/FAIRsharing.ej56wy
FAIRsharing is now available for record creation, update, and search at https://beta.fairsharing.org, please visit us there! Replacement of this read-only version of the legacy site with the new version of FAIRsharing is planned for early January 2022.

ready NIH Data Sharing Policy

General Information

Homepage http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-03-032.html

Countries that developed this resource United States

Published in 2003

Type: Funder


Data sharing is essential for expedited translation of research results into knowledge, products and procedures to improve human health. The Final NIH Statement on Sharing Research Data was published in the NIH Guide on February 26, 2003. This is an extension of NIH policy on sharing research resources, and reaffirms NIH support for the concept of data sharing.

Taxonomic range

User-defined Tags

How to cite this record FAIRsharing.org: NIH Data Sharing Policy; DOI: https://doi.org/10.25504/FAIRsharing.ej56wy; Last edited: Feb. 17, 2020, 9:26 p.m.; Last accessed: Jan 17 2022 5:03 p.m.

Record updated: Feb. 17, 2020, 1:41 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.
Show edit history


Record Maintainer

  • This record is in need of a maintainer. If you login, you'll be able to claim this record.


Policy External Cross References

TOP Level Data Transparency: 0: Not TOP compliant

TOP qualifying comments: The policy does not require data deposition, but rather "The NIH expects and supports the timely release and sharing of final research data from NIH-supported studies for use by other researchers."

Standards and Databases mentioned in this policy


No Databases Listed


No Standards Listed

Usage / Access

Conditions of Use