This set of documentation outlines operational policy for the centrally provided research data storage infrastructure, operated by IT Services.
This storage infrastructure underpins the BEAR storage and data services:
- The Research Data Archive (RDA)
- The Research Data Store (RDS)
The Research Data Storage Policy: the high level view of the storage infrastructure
The Research Data Archive Management Policy: detailing the data archive infrastructure for published research which addresses the Open Access storage requirements of the Research Councils
The Research Data Store Management Policy: detailing the centralised store for research ‘work-in-progress’ established to meet the growing demands of research for data storage, and to keep these data secure from both physical damage and cyber attack.
Research Bids Guidance: outlining charging policies for data storage and suggested wording for inclusion in grant applications.
University Research Data Management Policy : The policy lays out requirements and responsibilities for the University and for researchers as currently understood.