RDM Support @UM

Research Data Management

Maastricht University is committed to making research data Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable (FAIR).

RDM Guide

Information, best practices and tips for managing your research data throughout your research project.

RDM Support

RDM services, tools and training you can use to find, store, manage, analyse, and share your data.


All about FAIR at Maastricht University

RDM related news and recommended reads


More control of participants, actions and external access within your research

SURF has awarded funding for the project proposals “Further development Ldot tool” from MEMIC and “Secure access to iRODS in
Reduced storage costs for MERLN by storing their data at DataHub

Reduced storage costs for MERLN by storing their data at DataHub

To reduce yearly storage costs for MERLN, DataHub has migrated about 16TB data from the HNAS storage to the cheaper
Get involved in the Health-RI communities

Get involved in the Health-RI communities

The Health-RI network hosts various communities of people who share similar interests, face common challenges or pursue the same goals.

RDM related events

Coding essentials for researchers: a three-day workshop

Coding essentials for researchers: a three-day workshop

This workshop, a joint effort of the Institute of Data Science, the ICT Service Center, and the University Library, is a hands-on training covering the basic programming skills needed to get you started working reproducibly with code.
women in datascience

WiDS Datathon Maastricht – 5 and 6 February 2021

The Youth Data Science Community Board @IDS is organizing the Second Women in Data Science Datathon on 5 and 6 February. This year, the event will be fully hosted online. WiDS events aim to inspire and educate both students & professionals. All genders are invited to attend WiDS events, which features inspiring women talking about their expertise and experiences within the field.
Connecting through FAIR Data

FAIR essentials workshop – 10 February 2021

Are you curious about the FAIR research principles? Do you want to know how to apply them to your own research? Join us on 10 February 2021 for a day of full FAIR hands-on training.

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Community for Data-Driven Insights (CDDI)

Maastricht University fosters the creation of FAIR research data.

All UM research data service providers are joint together in the Community for Data-Driven Insights (CDDI) and support researchers and research groups with all aspects concerning research data management.

This portal provides an overview and easy access to information, support and services provided by the CDDI partners.

The RDM Support @UM portal is maintained by the UM Library in close collaboration with the CDDI partners.

CDDI Participants


Contact & Support


Contact RDM Support

This RDM Support @UM portal is maintained by the Research Support team of the UM Library. The content is provided and monitored by the CDDI partners.

For questions or support with regards to specific services, please use the contact information provided by the supplier of the service. Use the support form above for all your general questions and remarks. Or if you don’t know who to turn to for support.

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