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Online storage, sharing and registration of research data, during the research period and 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. 

Log in

To log in to DataverseNL, you can use your institutional profile via the SURFconext authentication system. If your institution is not connected via SURFconext, go to and create a local account via the sign-up button. The first time you create an account, you must agree to the terms and conditions that apply to DataverseNL (.pdf).


If you have any questions, please see our list of frequently asked questions first. If there are still questions or you want additional support when using DataverseNL, please contact your institution's local administrator (see the list below). He / she can also help with the permissions of your account.

Are you leaving your institution? Please inform your local administrator.

Participating institutions

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

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


For support on using DataverseNL, visit the Support page.


The disclaimer can be found here