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Disseminating, using, and reusing research data within an outside organization.

Considerations for different data types in research projects, including categories.
Category PI Considerations
Legal/License Considerations
  • Ownership
    • WVU owns the research data collected and generated by WVU researchers
  • Are there Intellectual Property rights and restrictions for the data?
  • Will a Data Agreement or license be needed for the data?
  • Are there international components that impact the data?
Data Publishing
  • Available third party repositories
  • Available internal repositories
  • Referencing data/digital objects from journal articles
  • Data linking
  • Frequency
Internal and External
  • How will external access be provided.
  • Data access vs. Data Visiting
    • the data stays under the control of the owner and allows consumers (researchers or machine learning algorithms) to come to the data and work with it
Data Classification During the conduct of research (the raw data) versus the results
Applications and Analysis Available technology