National strategy on access to and sharing of research data

Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research, February 2018

Publié le 19 février 2018, par Thérèse Hameau

This strategy will enhance research quality and increase knowledge-intensive value-creation by establishing basic principles for the management and curation of publicly funded research data, by clarifying what is expected of research institutions, and by presenting measures that create a better foundation for building on previous research efforts and compiling research data in new ways.

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3 Basic principles

This strategy sets out the following three basic principles for publicly funded research data in Norway :

Basic principle 1 : Research data must be as open as possible, as closed as necessary.

Basic principle 2 : Research data should be managed and curated to take full advantage of their potential.

Basic principle 3 : Decisions concerning archiving and management of research data must be taken within the research community.