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Data Life Cycle: discover


Best Practices by Data Life Cycle

Best Practice: Discover

Data Life Cycle

Select a Best Practice below to learn more about the “Discover” stage in the Data Life Cycle.

What is the “Discover” stage?

Identify complementary data sets that can add value to project data. Strategies to help endure the data have maximum impact include registering the project on a project directory site, depositing data in an open repository, and adding data descriptions to metadata clearing houses.

More information can be found in the Best Practices Primer.

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