Managing research data may seem like an intuitive task to you as students coming from a generation that interacts with desktop and mobile computing on a regular basic. However, experience has shown that if you do not take a little bit of time planning ahead and regularly maintaining your data during the research life cycle, you may find at the end of your project significant problems with the organization, preservation and sharing ability of that data with colleagues and others.
Please take a moment to view the short (8-10 min) tutorial listed below. The tutorial is basic and designed to be applicable to a wide range of users and individuals with varying skill sets and we hope that some if not many of the concepts discussed in the tutorial are already familiar to you. However, if there are any areas in which you would like further clarification or assistance please do not hesitate to seek further guidance from your mentor or from the staff of the ASU Library.