Data Management Plans

Federal Requirements for Data Sharing

The following government agencies have articulated data management or data sharing policies:

Data Management Plan Tool

The Data Management Plan Tool is a user-friendly, helpful and flexible online tool to help generate data management plans compliant with research sponsor requirements. Select "Get Started," choose Texas A&M, and follow the drop-down menus and logical templates.

NSF Data Management Plans

Specifics on NSF Data Management Plans.

Texas A&M Resources

Texas A&M University Libraries: If there is not an appropriate national, college, or departmental data storage repository, then Texas A&M University's Digital Libraries can assist PIs with data storage. See the Digital Libraries website for information regarding costs, file requirements and preferences, and other details regarding data storage and sharing options.

  • OAK Trust, the Texas A&M Open Access Digital Repository 


Additional Data Management Plan Resources