Registry of Research Data Repositories (

Publié le 31 juillet 2012, par Thérèse Hameau



The goal of is to create a global registry of research data repositories. The registry will cover research data repositories from different academic disciplines. will present repositories for the permanent storage and access of data sets to researchers, funding bodies, publishers and scholarly institutions. In the course of this mission aims to promote a culture of sharing, increased access and better visibility of research data.


According to the schedule the registry will go live in autumn 2012. is funded by the German Research Foundation DFG in the period 2012 to 2014. is a joint project of the Berlin School of Library and Information Science at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). The partners are actively involved in the German Initiative for Network Information (DINI) and current research data management activities. launched | 28 May 2013

Pampel et al. (2013) Making research data repositories visible : the registry. PeerJ PrePrints 1:e21v1