The Research Lifecycle at UCF presents a unified model of campus-wide support and services available to UCF researchers. The model was designed by the UCF Libraries’ Research Lifecycle Committee with inspiration from OpenWetWare’s Research Cycle.
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What Cycle Are You In?
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What Makes the Research Lifecycle at UCF Unique
Compared to many other research lifecycles and research data models, the Research Lifecycle at UCF is unique in that it:
- is built at the institutional level;
- includes institutional research support services and places emphasis on connecting the researcher to these service points;
- illustrates a typical research model in addition to a distinct suite of services for funded research;
- facilitates strategic planning and a campus-wide solution to researcher needs;
- promotes infrastructure building;
- encourages partnerships.