Further Reading on Data Management Issues
Below are suggestions for additional readings germane to the elements of a data management plan.
Abrahamson, M., K. Bollen, M. Gutmann, G. King, and A. M Pienta. 2009. Preserving Quantitative Research-Elicited Data for Longitudinal Analysis: New Developments in Archiving Survey Data in the U.S. Historical Social Research 34(3), 51-59.
Beagrie, Charles. "User Guide for Keeping Research Data Safe: Assessing Costs/Benefits of Research Data Management, Preservation and Re-use." Version 1.0, December 2010. See especially the Benefits Taxonomy, pages 24-30.
Committee on Ensuring the Utility and Integrity of Research Data in a Digital Age, National Academy of Sciences. Ensuring the Integrity, Accessibility, and Stewardship of Research Data in the Digital Age. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2009.
Green, Ann, and Myron P. Gutmann. "Building Partnerships Among Social Science Researchers, Institution-based Repositories and Domain Specific Data Archives."
Gregory, Arofan, Pascal Heus, and Jostein Ryssevik. "Metadata." Working Paper No. 57. German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD). March 2009.
Gutmann, M.P., K. Schürer, D. Donakowski, and H. Beedham. 2004. "The Selection, Appraisal, and Retention of Social Science Data." Data Science Journal 3:209-221.
Gutmann, M.P., M. Abrahamson, M. O. Adams, M. Altman, C. Arms, K. Bollen, M. Carl-son, J. Crabtree, D. Donakowski, G. King, J. Lyle, M. Maynard, A. Pienta, R. Rockwell, L. Timms-Ferrara, and C. Young. 2009. "From Preserving the Past to Preserving the Future: The Data-PASS Project and the Challenges of Preserving Digital Social Science Data." Library Trends 57: 315-337.
Gutmann, M.P., K. Witkowski, C. Colyer, J.M. O'Rourke, and J. McNally. 2008. "Providing Spatial Data for Secondary Analysis. Issues and Current Practices relating to Confidentiality." Population Research and Policy Review 27:639-665. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11113-008-9095-4.
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR). ICPSR Guide to Data Preparation and Archiving: Best Practice Throughout the Data Life Cycle. 5th Edition, 2012.
King, Gary. "An Introduction to the Dataverse Network as an Infrastructure for Data Sharing," [with discussion] Sociological Methods and Research, Vol. 32, No. 2 (November, 2007): Pp. 173-199.
King, Gary. "Replication, Replication," PS: Political Science and Politics, with comments from nineteen authors and a response, "A Revised Proposal, Proposal," Vol. XXVIII, No. 3 (September, 1995): Pp. 443-499.
LeClere, Felica. 2010. Too Many Researchers Are Reluctant to Share Their Data. Chronicle of Higher Education, August 3, 2010.
National Science Board. Long-Lived Digital Data Collections Enabling Research and Education in the 21st Century, December 2005.
OECD Principles and Guidelines for Access to Research Data from Public Funding.
O'Rourke, JM, Roehrig, S, Heeringa, SG, Reed, BG, Birdsall, WC, Overcashier, M., Zidar, K. "Solving Problems of Disclosure Risk While Retaining Key Analytic Uses of Publicly Released Microdata." Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics, 1(3), September. 2006, 63-84.
Pienta, Amy Mehraban, JoAnne McFarland O'Rourke, Melissa M. Franks. Forthcoming. "Getting Started: An Introduction to Working with Archival Data Sets." In Kali H. Trzesniewski, M. Brent Donnellan, & Richard E. Lucas (Eds.) Analyzing Archival Data: Methods and Illustrations.
Pienta, Amy M., George Alter, and Lared Lyle. 2010. "The Enduring Value of Social Science Research: The Use and Reuse of Primary Research Data." Presented at the BRICK, DIME, STRIKE Workshop, The Organisation, Economics, and Policy of Scientific Research, Turin, Italy, April 23-24, 2010
Van Wey, L., R. Rindfuss, M. P. Gutmann, B. Entwisle, and D. Balk. 2005. "Confidentiality and Spatially Explicit Data: Concerns and Challenges." Proceedings of the National Academy of Science 102(43): 15337-15342.
Vardigan, Mary , Pascal Heus, Wendy Thomas. "Data Documentation Initiative: Toward a Standard for the Social Sciences." International Journal of Digital Curation, Vol 3, No 1 (2008).