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Research Data Management (RDM) is the practice of managing, organising and preserving all of the information used to produce research, from the initial planning and searching through to post-publication. Navigate through the blue tabs above to learn more. This data comprises of a range of records such as notes, spreadsheets, surveys, emails, published material and grey literature.

Australasian Health & Research Data Managers Association (AHRDMA) : a non profit membership organisations for health professionals and data managers in Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC) ARDC is enabled by National Research Infrastructure for Australia (NCRIS) and provides cloud based services for researchers, the Research Data Australia (RDA) portal, identifier services and research vocabularies. Sign up for free updates from the ADRC email newsletter.

Australian National Data Service (ANDS) : the ANDS - a partnership between Monash University, the Australian National University and the CSIRO - is supported by the Australian Government to ensure Australia's research data assets are available and managed. The site includes a wide range of helpful material including the data management overview and health and medical data pages.

Australian Research Council (ARC) : Australia's Commonwealth agency for research matters and grants. This website contains useful resources such as the ARC Medical Research Policy and Research Integrity advice.

National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) : a key body for health and medical research and funding in Australia. The NHMRC website offers comprehensive information the the Research Policy section.

Data Ab Initio : a blog about research data by Kristin Briney who about research data management. Kristin has a PhD in Physical Chemistry, a Masters degree in Information Studies and has authored "Data Management for Researchers : Organize, Maintain and Share Your Data for Research Success".

DataOne Education Modules : an international advocacy group for open and reliable access to science and research. Data one promotes best practice in RDM and provides the skillbuilding hub for practitioners.

Digital Curation Centre (DCC) : this international organisation is based in the UK and offers free expertise, training and advice on managing digital information. The DCC also provides DMPonline for data management planning.

ERDMAS: An exemplar-driven institutional research data management and analysis strategy by Matthew I. Bellgard, International Journal of Information Management 50 (2020) 337-340, accessed 26 August 2020.

Research data management supportby Lena Karvovskaya, Otto Lange, Iza Witkowska and Jacques Flores,, accessed 21 November 2019.

Three camps, one destination: the intersections of research data management, FAIR and Openby Rosie Higman, Daniel Bangert and Sarah Jones, Insights - 32, 2019, accessed 5 February 2020

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