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UMass Amherst Libraries

Environmental Science and Conservation

What is this Data page for?

  • Find and cite research data from other researchers to use in your work
  • Find a place to archive the data from your research.

Grant-awarding agencies like the NSF require a data management plan in their grant applications. Consider making your data available and useful for other researchers.

Open Data Repositories for Environmental Conservation

Collections of research data, usually from peer-reviewed articles. Data are open access - anyone can use the data (unless otherwise noted) in these repositories with proper attribution.

Selected repositories from Open Access Directory/Data repositories. See this site for a more extensive list of data repositories in many subject areas.

Why Good Data Management is Important