Data PictureCaltech Research Data Repository

The Caltech library runs a campus-wide data repository to preserve the accomplishments of Caltech researchers and share their results with the world. The service enables researchers to upload research data, link data with their publications, and assign a permanent DOI so that others can reference the data set. The repository can link with a Github account to automatically preserve software releases. All Caltech researchers can deposit data or software at 

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CaltechDATA News

Caltech logins restored

January 9, 2019
Caltech logins to CaltechDATA have now been restored; thanks to IMSS for their assistance troubleshooting the problem.

Caltech login outage

January 8, 2019
We are experiencing an issue using Caltech logins to access CaltechDATA.  If you need to submit files while we investigate the problem, email us at ...

CaltechDATA back to normal operation

December 15, 2018
DataCite has completed its scheduled maintenance and CaltechDATA has returned to normal operation.

Known Issues

  • Formatting and linking of subject, contributor, and fields with multiple entries is suboptimal.

Upcoming Features

  • Reviewer access to embargoed files
  • Recommended citations for records.
  • Pre-populated user information in deposit form.

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