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

CaltechDATA now provides usage information to DataCite

August 7, 2019
    We now submit usage reports of views and downloads that follow the COUNTER Code of Practice to ...

Support for Running Software Interactively using Binder

June 21, 2019
  CaltechDATA is now a source of content for Binder, an open source service that allows you to interactively run software in your web browser...

Usage statistics listed in CaltechDATA

June 12, 2019
  We now list unique views and downloads on every CaltechDATA item page.  We follow the COUNTER Code of...

Known Issues

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

Requested Features

  • Reviewer access to embargoed files
  • Pre-populated user information in deposit form.

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