Research Data Management Guide

Research Data Management Support at Northwestern University

Research computing data services partners with the Office for Research, University Libraries and Galter Health Sciences Library to provide research data management support throughout the research process. Please see the Research Data Management and Sharing page for more information

Research Data Storage Service (RDSS)

The Research Data Storage Service allows researchers to purchase fast, reliable data storage they can mount on their computer. See the following links for more information.

Globus data transfer tool

The Globus data transfer tool provides a fast and reliable way to transfer data between specified Northwestern storage systems and other Globus collections across the world. See the following links for more information. 

Electronic Research Notebook Service

The Electronic Research Notebook Service (ERNS) allows any Northwestern researcher to use the LabArchives platform to store research notes and attachments, providing a permanent record of their research process. 

Dryad data repository

Northwestern University subscribes to Dryad, a generalist data repository that NU researchers can use to share their research data at no cost to them. see the following links for more information. 

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