Indexes research data sets and data studies from a wide range of international data repositories in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities. Discover research data connected to articles published in journals, books, and conference proceedings. Links directly to data repositories for easy access to the deposited data sets. Includes two disciplinary sections: Science (1900-present); Social Sciences & Humanities (1900-present).
[Coverage: 1900 - current]
Dryad is an open-source, research data curation and publication platform. UC Davis is a proud partner of Dryad and offers Dryad as a free service for all UC Davis researchers to publish and archive their data. Datasets published in Dryad receive a citation and can be versioned at any time. Dryad is integrated with hundreds of journals and is an easy way to both publish data and comply with funder and publisher mandates.
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