Taking care of your research data is an essential part of good scientific practice. Fairdata services are made to ease this task. Get familiar with the Fairdata services with the video above.
Services provide many benefits. The data is safely stored for further use and reuse and data has persistent identifiers for references. Sharing data and finding data for one’s own use is easy. Meeting the research funders’ requirements of openness is easy by using Fairdata services. Read more about the benefits of the Fairdata services. The Fairdata service components are:
- IDA for storing research data,
- Qvain (and it’s Light version) for creating metadata descriptions for datasets,
- the research data finder Etsin
- and the Digital Preservation Service for Research Data.
The services are offered free of charge to Finnish universities, universities of applied sciences, state research institutes and for those funded by the Academy of Finland. Digital preservation service is based on agreement. The Fairdata services are provided by the Ministry of Education and Culture and produced by CSC – IT Center for Science Ltd.