USC researchers are required to complete a Research Data Management Plan prior to commencement of a research project. Thestates that researchers must ensure research data and materials are managed and stored securely in accordance with relevant information privacy and records management legislation, University policy and procedures.
All members of the research team need to be engaged in the Plan preparation. Your Research Data Management Plan should be stored as part of your research documentation alongside your research data and updated annually.
If you already have an existing project folder and simply need to add a new restricted subfolder, complete and submit this form.
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