Data plans take a wide variety of forms, depending on the research, type of data, and disciplinary area. The following may be useful as examples when preparing your own data plan.
|Natural Sciences data plans||A list of representative examples compiled by the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Science at the University of Michigan.|
|Sample data management plan for depositing data with ICPSR||The Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Science at the University of Michigan provides a sample data plan that includes descriptions of documentation, access, and archiving considerations for data that will be deposited in their repository.|
|Data plan for Nitrogen Cycle card game||Developed for an educational game project at the UW-Madison.|
|Notes toward a data plan: Lakeshore Nature Preserve||Developed for the UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve.|