Outside Resources

NIH: Rigor and Reproducibility

Access point for NIH announcements and resources on improving scientific rigor.

NIH OER Rigor & Reproducibility Guidance

Information from the NIH Office of Extramural Research designed to assist the extramural community in addressing rigor and transparency in NIH grant applications and progress reports.

FASEB: Enhancing Research Reproducibility

A report by the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) with recommendations for a variety of stakeholders aimed at promoting the reproducibility and transparency of biomedical and biological research.

iBiology: Shai Silberberg Video on Unconscious Bias & Publications Bias

In a video produced by iBiology, NINDS Program Director Shai Silberberg discusses two key contributors to irreproducibility and offers suggestions for mitigating these factors.

ILAR Workshop Brief: Reproducibility in Research with Animal Models

A summary of the National Academy of Sciences's Roundtable on Science and Welfare in Laboratory Animal Use. The document is available as a free PDF download or to read online.

NIH One Pager on Reproducibility in Grant Applications

A One Pager by NIH breaking down various aspects of reproducibility and rigor and explaining where they should be addressed in grant applications [PDF].

Nature: Reproducibility Challenges

Nature magazine's special feature collecting materials related to reproducibility.

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NIH Frequently Asked Questions

NIH FAQ on rigor and reproducibility.

NIH Notice on Enhancing Reproducibility through Rigor and Transparency

NIH's notice of plans to revise grant application instructions and review criteria to enhance the reproducibility of research findings