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DMPonline.be is hosted at Ghent University Library, which holds/stores your data management plans on your behalf on secure servers in Belgium. However, the plans are your property and responsibility.
The information you enter into DMPonline.be can only be accessed by you, people you choose to share access with (e.g. collaborators), and – for the sole purpose of maintaining the service – system administrators from Ghent University Library. At any point in time, you can decide to update or delete (parts of) your information stored by DMPonline.be. If you decide you need to share this information in other contexts, you can export it in a number of formats. We may collect aggregated metadata information from data management plans, but will not directly access, make use of, publish or in any way share your plans with anyone else without your permission.
The Generic DMP template and associated question-specific guidance are modified from the original “Checklist for a Data Management Plan v4.0” by DCC, used under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License. The “Generic DMP” (and associated question specific guidance) by Ghent University Library are available under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International Public License.
The thematic DCC guidance is listed in “Using the DMPonline admin interface: a guide to customising the tool” by S. Jones and DCC, which is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License.
The Horizon 2020 template and associated question-specific guidance includes materials from the “Guidelines on Data Management in Horizon 2020” by the European Commission, which allows reuse of its documents provided the source is acknowledged, and from “What is the Open Research Data Pilot” by the OpenAIRE Consortium, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License.
Other templates and guidance are free to be reused in accordance with the conditions laid down by the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International Public License (attribution to Ghent University), unless stated otherwise.
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