Research Data Service

Prepare your data

What you need to do to prepare your data for long-term archiving in the DataVault

Make sure you schedule plenty of time to get your data prepared and deposited into DataVault when the time comes. Deposits will be queued over multiple days to allow the server resource to be managed efficiently.

Make your data FAIR

Making data FAIR (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reuseable) - advice on digital preservation

Structure your data

The structure of data in the DataVault