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Data with principles: How to be FAIR, and why you should CARE

FAIR and CARE data logo
Published by Alison Moore
Why should research data be made accessible, and how does this concern private or protected data? How can you make your data accessible properly, and ethically? Thankfully, there are two essential guiding principles for responsible and inclusive data management to answer these concerns: the FAIR and CARE Data Principles.

Why should I preserve my data?

Published by Alison Moore
As a researcher, you likely have invested a significant amount of time and effort into your research project. That time and effort make your data valuable, and you don’t want to see it lost or forgotten once your research is complete.