Research Data Management @CPUT
The research data management service provided by CPUT Libraries is aimed at supporting researchers in managing data through the life cycle of research. The service offers a platform for the storing, accessing and sharing of research data during the active phase of research and ensures the long term preservation of data and related documents or publications after the research project has been completed.
The Research Data Management platform at CPUT is developed incrementally based on the requirements of researchers with the intent to support the four stages of the research process as illustrated below:
Stage 1: Finding a research topic
Stage 2: Resource and project planning
Stage 3: Data collection and analysis
Stage 4: Publication and knowledge transfer
Currently the Research Data Management platform @ CPUT enables researchers to: