Sharing scientific data accelerates biomedical research discovery, enhances research rigor and reproducibility, provides accessibility to high-value datasets, and promotes data reuse for future research studies. Under the NIH Data Management & Sharing Policy, investigators are empowered to choose the most appropriate methods for sharing scientific data. Learn more about methods for data sharing and selecting data repositories.
Data Sharing Approaches
Get familiar with how and when NIH expects data to be shared and learn how to safeguard the privacy of human participants while sharing scientific data.