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Online storage, sharing and registration of research data, during the research period and up to the prescribed term of ten years after its completion. That is DataverseNL.

DataverseNL is a shared service provided by participating institutions and DANS. DataverseNL uses the Dataverse software developed by Harvard University, which is used worldwide. A factsheet about DataverseNL can be found here.

Log in

To login into DataverseNL, you can use your institutional profile via the SURFconext authentication system. When your institute is not connected via SURFconext, go to and make a local account via the sign-up button. The first time you create an account, you must agree to the general terms of use for DataverseNL.


The manual on how to use DataverseNL will soon be available. For support in using DataverseNL, please contact the local administrator of your institute (see list below). He/she can also help you with permissions attached to your account.

Leaving your institution? Please inform your local administrator.

Participating institutions

DataverseNL is a shared service offered by DANS and the following participating institutions (with contactaddress):

If your institute is not on this list, but you want to use DataverseNL, please contact us via