Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)
NWO division

Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)

Netherlands Institute for Permanent Access to Digital Research Resources

DANS (Data Archiving and Networked Services) encourages researchers to make their digital research data and related outputs Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable.

DANS provides expert advice and certified services. The core services are: DataverseNL for short-term data management, EASY for long-term archiving and NARCIS, the national portal for research information. By participating in (inter)national projects, networks and research, DANS contributes to the innovation of the global scientific data infrastructure. Open if possible, protected where necessary.

DANS is an institute of the Dutch Academy KNAW and funding organisation NWO.



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