National resources: Germany
This page provides useful information and resources with a focus on research data management in Germany. An overview of services provided by ELIXIR Germany can be found on the websites of de.NBI/ELIXIR Germany and ELIXIR.
- BMBF - Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung)
- DFG - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
- Overview of Research Funding in Germany
Policies and Recommendations for Research Data
- List of Research Data Policies and Recommendations
- DFG Checklist for handling research data
- forschungsdaten.info - Portal for information on research data management
- forschungsdaten.org - Information and guidelines for research data
Research Data Initiatives
- NFDI - National Research Data Infrastructure (Nationale Forschungsdaten Infrastruktur)
- re3data.org - Registry of Research Data Repositories
- GFBio - German Federation for Biological Data
- FAIRDOM - Consortium of Services for Research Data Management
- ZB MED - Infrastructure and research centre for information and data in the life sciences
Tools and resources
Tailored to users in Germany
Developed and/or deployed by institutions and organisations in Germany.Skip tool table
|GFBio Data Management Plan Tool||Data management plan|
The German Human Genome-Phenome Archive.
|Data storage Documentation and metadata Researcher Data Steward: research|
Open access publishing platform for life sciences.
|Data publication Researcher Data Steward: research|
Research Data Management Organiser.
|Data management plan|
Germany contributes to
Institutions and organisations in Germany are actively involved in the development of the following tools and resources.Skip tool table
Plant Genomics and Phenomics Research Data Repository
|Plant sciences Plant Genomics Researcher Data Steward: research Data Steward: infrastructure Data publication Documentation and metadata Plant Phenomics||Standards/Databases|
A data Management Platform for organising, sharing and publishing research datasets, models, protocols, samples, publications and other research outcomes.
|Data storage Data Steward: infrastructure NeLS Microbial biotechnology IFB Machine actionability Plant Phenomics||Tool info Training|
Data Publisher for Earth and Environmental Science
|Data publication Documentation and metadata Researcher Data Steward: research||Tool info Standards/Databases|