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Creating Data Management Plans for Intramural Research

Getting DMP Help at U.S. DOTData Management Plans (DMPs) for USDOT intramural research must address all five (5) areas below. If you need assistance creating DMPs for your research programs and projects, contact us at to set up an appointment.Data Management Plans (DMPs) Content OverviewA data management plan (DMP) describes how researchers will handle digital data both during and after a research project. DMPs will describe...

Creating Data Management Plans for Extramural Research

This page serves to provide guidance for how to prepare a Data Management Plan (DMP). The guidance outlined here does not constitute an approved government form or template. Those preparing DMPs for submission to the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) should use their best judgment in determining what information to include. USDOT has identified five (5) broad areas that should be addressed in a DMP, but is not requiring any specific information to be included in any submitted DMP....