CaltechDATA and CaltechTHESIS automatic links

March 29, 2019
  CaltechDATA now automatically includes links to theses in the CaltechTHESIS repository.  If you’re writing a thesis at Caltech, it’s easy to include data files and software:  1...

Recommended citation now available in CaltechDATA

February 19, 2019
All CaltechDATA records now include a recommended citation as part of the description field.  A link to the citation in different citation styles is also available.  A recommended...

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.

Scheduled Maintenance: Delayed DOI Minting

December 11, 2018
DOI minting in CaltechDATA will be delayed on Saturday, December 15 due to scheduled maintenance at DataCite.  All other features of CaltechDATA will work as normal.

Enhanced software preservation now available in CaltechDATA!

March 9, 2018
CaltechDATA has supported automatic preservation of GitHub software repositories since launch, so anyone at Caltech can get a DOI (permanent identifier) for their software project...

CaltechDATA powers the GPS thesis map!

February 14, 2018
View locations from Geological and Planetary Science division theses.  CaltechDATA now contains hundreds of historic plates and maps...

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...