- Complete NOAA policy [PDF]
- Applicable content: NOAA technical reports, professional papers, and peer-reviewed publications.
- Article version to submit: Final, peer-reviewed manuscript* (or publisher copy, with permission)
- Designated repository: Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Stacks
- Grantees will be required to submit a digital copy of final pre-publication manuscripts to the NOAA Institutional Repository once accepted for publication and the final pre-publication copy is available.
- Research data:
- Data and Publication Sharing Directive for NOAA Grants, Cooperative Agreements, and Contracts
- FAQ for Data Sharing for NOAA Grants PD
- Data management plan required.**
- All quality-controlled observations, and all data used to support the conclusions of a peer-reviewed publication, should be archived for long-term preservation. Awardees will be required to make the data publicly available “no later than time of publication of a research paper based on the data, or no later than 2 years after data collection is complete, or no later than 2 years after the original end date of the grant (not including extensions), whichever is earliest.”
- Unless otherwise noted in the federal funding announcement, funding to address data sharing must be requested as part of the proposal to collect/create data.
- Anticipated implementation date: 2016
- None at this time
* The “final, peer-reviewed manuscript” is the version that includes all modifications resulting from the peer review process, but before the publisher formats or copy edits the manuscript.