The deadline for the funding opportunity for papers submitted to the CODATA Data Science Journal Special Collection on RDA results is 15 April 2020.

Are you a researcher with a good example of shared data? Or do you know someone who is? Nominate yourself, another researcher or a research group for the Dutch Data Prize 2020.

The recently canceled RDA plenary meeting will be held in a virtual space. The physical event has been canceled due to the situation surrounding COVID-19. The Keynotes and presentations are provided online.

Research Data Netherlands and Digital Curation Center jointly organize an online course on data management.

For the 15th anniversary of DANS, the DANS Data Game was produced. The game was developed especially for researchers in the Netherlands, but has already spread throughout the world. For example, researchers in Brazil, Spain and Finland are currently playing the game.

RDJ, published by Brill publishers and DANS, is a peer reviewed e-only open access journal. Authors can submit their data papers online.

On February 6 2020 DANS organized the first FAIRsFAIR certification workshop, in cooperation with FAIRsFAIR partners UKDA, PANGAEA, CINES and DCC.

Not all file formats ensure long-term usability, accessibility and preservation of data. DANS works with preferred formats.