Research Data Management Program

Connecting members of the Harvard community to services and resources that span the research data lifecycle

What We Do

The Harvard Library Research Data Management Program connects members of the Harvard community to services and resources that span the research data lifecycle, to help ensure that Harvard’s multi-disciplinary research data is findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR).

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Harvard Library Data Services Network

Services & Tools


Harvard Research Data Management Gateway

Who We Serve


We partner with organizations at Harvard and beyond to provide Harvard resaerchers with data services and tools as well as instruction.

Harvard Departments and Libraries

We provide Harvard departments and libraries with research data consultation, curation, instruction, and project support services.

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World-wide Research Data Management Community

We connect with the growing international data community to advance and refine RDM practice, and invite you to follow us on Twitter.

Recent News


Carpentries at Harvard Symposium

July 12, 2021

We are excited to announce a Carpentries Symposium featuring Dr. Kari Jordan, Executive Director at the Carpentries, as the Keynote speaker!

This symposium will be a virtual meeting to share experiences, innovations and foster wider discussions among the various groups at Harvard using The Carpentries content and/or their pedagogy. Join us for an afternoon of speakers and breakout sessions focused on growing the Carpentries community at...

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online seminars

Online Research Data Seminars

Learn about the research data lifecycle and how to write a data management plan. See what data management in action looks like. Our growing series of short, online seminars can teach you what you need to know, all at your own pace.

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RDM@HarvardLibrary on Twitter

Harvard Dataverse on Twitter

COVID-19 data on Harvard Dataverse