Data Services Program


The Data Services Program supports IUPUI researchers in meeting the data management and sharing requirements of various funding agencies. Support is available for your data needs throughout the life of your project. All services are free to IUPUI faculty, staff, and students.


  • Data Management Plans (contact us at
    • Help you draft a plan to meet NSF and other funding agency requirements.
    • Review and refine your data management plan. Allow a minimum of 3 business days for review and feedback. For the best results, please consult us as early in the proposal development process as possible.
  • Consultations 
    • Development of a data management plan to meet the NSF requirement
    • Data management, sharing, and preservation planning (See our IUPUI DataWorks repository)
    • Enhancement of existing data sets with metadata for discovery and reuse
    • Ethical and legal obligations, including confidentiality, privacy, sharing, publication, archiving and preservation
  • Training and education
    • Data management practices
    • Integrate data management into research methods courses
    • Customized presentations and activities
    • On-demand
      • NSF Data Management Plan requirement Jumpstart Tutorial (Adobe Acrobat required; may take 30 seconds to load)
      • NSF Data Policies, February 29, 2012
      • Meeting the NSF Data Management Plan requirement: What you need to know



Data & Research in the News

NIH Funding Opportunity (R21): PAR-13-009 Secondary Dataset Analyses in Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases and Sleep Disorders

Role of data management in gleaning insights from 'big data' - August 17, 2014

Dear Colleague Letter - Supporting Scientific Discovery through Norms and Practices for Software and Data Citation and Attribution - April 11, 2014

OSTP Memorandum - Improving the Management of and Access to Scientific Collections - March 20, 2014

OSTP Memorandum - Expanding Public Access to the Results of Federally Funded Research - February 22, 2013


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Last updated by hcoates on 10/30/2014