re3data COREF Project Blog

Community Driven Open Reference for Research Data Repositories

To keep track of where you are going, you need to check your compass from time to time. For this purpose, the re3data COREF project undertook a series of workshops in 2020 and have now come up with a new Conceptual Model for User Stories for the Registry of Research Data Repositories – re3data. We a...

Detailed descriptions of research data repositories are at the core of re3data. They increase a repository's visibility by enabling re3data users to find a suitable service for storing their data.

Repository descriptions are based on the re3data Metadata Schema, which covers various aspects of re...

re3data offers detailed descriptions of more than 2600 repositories. These descriptions are based on the re3data Metadata Schema and can be accessed via the re3data API.

There are many conceivable use cases for re3data metadata. We set up a GitHub repository where we provide some examples fo...

Data quality as a research topic in re3data COREF

Among other activities, re3data COREF is conducting multi-method empirical research into data quality and data quality assurance practices at data repositories.

Based on qualitative content analysis of data journal guidelines and CoreTrustSeal se...

re3data currently describes more than 2600 research data repositories from all disciplines based on the re3data Metadata Schema. The current version 3.0 of the re3data Metadata Schema was released in 2015. Since then, the repository landscape and the requirements and expectations for a registry of...

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