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.  Access the repository at or read Frequently Asked Questions.


CaltechDATA News

CaltechDATA powers the GPS thesis map!

February 14, 2018
View where theses from the Geological and Planetary Science have taken place: ...

CaltechDATA now offers a citation alert service

November 15, 2017
CaltechDATA now offers a citation alert service! We automatically add citations of CaltechDATA DOIs found in published papers to your CaltechDATA record. If you provide an email...

Users can edit metadata for their CaltechDATA records

October 4, 2017
Users can edit metadata for their CaltechDATA records. Email us at data [at] if you need to...

Known Issues

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

Upcoming Features

  • Pre-populated user information in deposit form.
  • Recommended citations for records.

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