This MSU Research Data Census was a survey instrument that was sent out across the campus on Feb. 9, 2015. There were 183 responses returned from 7 distinct colleges and 46 departments. Following are summaries of the non-narrative results.

What is your role in research?

your role?

Where do you store your current research data?

where stored?

What kind of research data do you generate?

kind of data?

How large is your digital research data?

how large?

How large is your digital data from prior research?

how large prior?

Do you share your data with colleagues or students?

share with colleague?

Do you share your data with non-MSU researchers?

share with others?

Do you download data from other sources or repositories for your research?

download data?

Do you share your data publicly?

share data publicly?