Research data

 

General information

University members can publish and archive their research data in Phaidra and thus share it with other scientists and the public.

Archiving/Reusability

Not all digital formats are suited or designed for archiving and reusability. To ensure long-term preservation and reusability of research data its file formats should meet the following requirements:

  • widely used and standardized
  • non-proprietary (not associated with a specific software or hardware)
  • open source
  • lossless or no compression

A overview of suitable file formats is provided here 1!

Licence

Yes, a CC-BY licence can be assigned to a research data file stored in Phaidra.

Please consider:

Clarify all legal and ethical issues before publishing your research data and provide meaningful metadata.