DataVault long-term retention
A service to archive golden copy research data.
** PLEASE NOTE: Users working from home (during Covid-19 social distancing measures) - to access the DataVault you will need the VPN installed and connected. **
Why use DataVault
Decide if DataVault is the right place for your data
Cost of archiving and size of deposits
Prepare your data
What you need to do to prepare your data for long-term archiving in the DataVault
How to deposit data in the DataVault
The process of retrieving data from the DataVault
Roles and permissions
The Owner and the Data Managers of a vault have different permissions.
Advice about research data containing personal data and the DataVault
How DataVault keeps files safe
DataVault review process (reviewing data for decision-making around deletion or retention)
These videos demonstrate and explain how University of Edinburgh users can use the DataVault.