About the Repository

Why submit research data?

As a researcher you might want to share research data via the data repository for the following reasons:

  • Funder requirement to preserve and share research data.
  • Specific requirements for your externally funded project will be outlined in your Technical Plan (AHRC) or in your Data Management Plan (other funders).
  • Legal or other requirement to retain research data after a project ends.
  • Data underpinning a publication, where reviewers or readers may request access to the data.
  • potential use in future research Teaching purposes Support decision­‐making and policy formation.
  • There is also scope to submit high quality data outputs towards academic assessment exercises such as the Research Excellence Framework; so looking after your research data now could be of significant benefit in the future.


    Contact Information

    Any correspondence concerning this specific repository should be sent to researchdata@arts.ac.uk.



    UAL Research Data Management Policy

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