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.

RDM Community

The community of data-driven insights.
Get in touch with CDDI and data experts of participating faculties and service centres.

RDM news, events and recommended reads

drop your data fair

Open Day on Open Science: Drop your data FAIR

The annual Open Day on Open Science with the theme “Drop your data FAIR” will take place on 24 September 2020 from 13.00 – 17.00 hours
Limes Project

The Limes Summer School: introducing the basics of RDM to a multi-disciplinary team of researchers

The Research Data Management team of the University Library hosted an online Summer School Session for the LIMES Project and helped the participants to draft their Data Management Plans (DMP) using the new Maastricht University DMP template.

Data catalogue DataHub enriched with COVID-19 data

DataHub is happy to announce that COVID-19 data is now available in the local DataHub DISQOVER instance.
Dennie Hebels (MERLN) received an Open Science Use Case Award

Dennie Hebels (MERLN) received an Open Science Use Case Award

Researchers Dennie Hebels (MERLN, Maastricht University) and Jan de Boer (Technical University Eindhoven) received an Open Science Use Case Award for their project cBiT: The Compendium for Biomaterial Transcriptomics. DOI:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2017.10.008
VSNU Elsevier Deal 2020

Dutch research institutions and Elsevier agreed on a new extensive agreement

Read access to all publications in the scientific Elsevier journals and open access (OA) publication of peer-reviewed articles for UM & MUMC until 2025.
Public data sets in DataverseNL now also available via NARCIS

Public data sets in DataverseNL now also available via NARCIS

Published data sets in DataverseNL of UM/MUMC+ researchers have been made available through the Dutch research portal NARCIS recently.

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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.

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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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