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General information
URL http://dendro.dans.knaw.nl
Description Digital Collaboratory for Cultural Dendrochronology
International service
Organisation DANS (KNAW, NWO), RCE
Type of service Storage facility
Legislation Netherlands
Usage and appreciation 5,000 datasets mainly from Europe
Support organisation DANS
Stage in the research project During, After
Postion within the research process4. Preserving data, 5. Giving access to data, 6. Re-using data
Domain 1. Private Research Domain, 2. Collaboration curation boundary, 3. Shared Research Domain, 4. Publication curation boundary, 5. Public Domain
Type of data 2. Data collections and structured databases, 3. Processed data and data representations, 4. Publications with data
Data curation3. Ingest, 4. Preservation action, 5. Store, 6. Acces, use and re-use, 7. Transform
Data classification Klasse 3 voor openbare informatie, Klasse 2 voor interne informatie [voor een beperkte groep], Klasse 1 voor vertrouwelijke c.q. geheime informatie
Administrative information
Funding RCE, DANS
Depositor agreement Licensee  agreement generated and accepted upon submission of a dataset.
No public URI
User agreement Terms of Use
Policy As defined by License Agreement.
Intellectual property The license agreement is 'non-exclusive'; the owner of the data is at liberty to deposit and/or make available these data in other places as well. Copyright is not waived when data are deposited: it continues to rest with the researcher. The license entitles DANS to include the dataset in the archive and to make it available under the conditions stipulated by the depositor when it is submitted.
Data curation strategy Editorial validation of submitted content.
Target group
Faculty Archaeology, Science
Primary target group Dendrochronology
Secondary target group Archaeology, Biology
Classification of the service
Availability 7*24
Integrity Backup-strategy
Confidentiality Only for non confidential information.
Accepted metadata formats TRIDAS
Accepted content types Measurements
Accepted preferred formats TRIDAS
Accepteerde file formats TRIDAS
Maximum size of deposits Not specified
Version management YesIn development.
Quality control Editorial validation of submitted content
Access requirements "User definable permission levels:
- Open Access (CC-ZERO)
- Restricted Access (for individuals or for groups or for registered)
- Closed Access."
Tools / Interfaces for access Web-interface, OAI-PMH
(Persistent) identifiers -- Unknown --, DOICustom identification system.
Long term guarantees Integration with EASY is under investigation.
Complies with international standards for trusted repositories Integration with EASY (DSA) is under investigation.
Preservation strategy Integration with EASY is under investigation.
Storage Storage cost for dendrochronological records are not significant and are covered by DANS.
Access No
Preservation The cost for editorial validation are covered by RCE.
Special conditions
Agreements with Leiden University None yet. DANS and RCE invite UBL for setting up agreements.