To facilitate preservation and long-term access to archived data collections, you must create data documentation and associated metadata.
Different disciplines have different metadata standards, Researchers can choose the standards that meet their needs. Digital Curation Centre from the UK has maintained lists of metadata standards, profiles, and extensions, cases and tools covering these areas:
Organizations and institutions have provided valuable guidelines for research data management, e.g.:
This portal gathers policies, guidelines and training information on research integrity and ethics at HKUST.