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Research Operations Office


Published on Fri, 18/09/2015 - 14:51

Relevant to all EPSRC-funded researchers and research students.

The EPSRC are conducting random checks on publications to underpin research data. We have been informed some researchers at the University of Cambridge have already been approached by their team.

The EPSRC requires the following:

  • Every publication which acknowledges EPSRC funding, has a statement on data accessibility

  • Research data is shared via a repository, with the use of a persistent URL

  • Data is stored for at least 10 years from the last access

The University of Cambridge has developed dedicated resources to help researchers meet EPSRC data sharing expectations:

If you need any further guidance on EPSRC policy, please email the Open Data Team