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Data Management

What is DMPTool?

DMPTool is an online tool available to help you create and share your data management plans to meet funder requirements and as a best practice for managing your data. DMPTool provides step-by-step guidance for creating your own DMP and includes templates and sample plans to help you address requirements specific to Harvard and your funding sources.

Using DMPTool at Harvard

Harvard is a DMPTool partner institution. Log in using your Harvard credentials.

  • Go to DMPTool. Click Get Started.
  • Select Harvard University from the menu of DMPTool partner institutions, then click Next.
  • Enter your Harvard credentials when prompted.

Benefits of Using DMPTool (video)

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