On April 19, 2016 the final regulation for Data Management has been adopted by the University Board of Leiden University. Main general requirements are :

  • all research projects must have a data management plan before they start
  • research data must be stored securely during research
  • after the project research data must be managed in such a way that they are findable, accessible, assessable, re-usable and sustainable
  • data must be archived according to international guidelines for at least 10 years

These stipulations follow the main funders requirements.

Research Data Management Regulations Leiden University_def

Regeling Datamanagement Universiteit Leiden_def [Dutch]

Visit the research website for other research related regulations.