Data Management Services

Data Management Services assists Stanford researchers with the organization, management, and curation of research data to enhance its preservation and access now and into the future.

This site will help you create and carry out a data management strategy that will preserve your valuable research data for future sharing and reuse. If you have any questions you can email us any time at

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A permanent home for your data
Easy access for everyone else

Preserve your research data in the Stanford Digital Repository and give yourself peace of mind, knowing your data are safe. And the persistent URL you'll receive will ensure your data always have a home.

> Find out more about sharing and preserving your data


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Data management plans

We let you know what's required, what to include, where to find the information you need, and how to get it done fast with the DMPTool.

> Find out more about the Data Management Planning Tool



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We're here to help you

Whether you're looking for consulting, workshops, metadata expertise, or some other assistance for your data, we've got you covered. 

> Find out more about consultations, training, and how we can help