Skip to content Skip to footer

National resources: Spain


This page gives an overview of some of the data management resources in Spain. A guideline on how to prepare a data management plan by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) can be found here.

Relevant initiatives

  • Aporta: An initiative that aims to harmonize and efficiently take advantage of the synergies between ongoing open data projects. It seeks to always drive and coordinate actions being carried out by different levels of the administration, the private sector and academic field, according to an integrating governance model.
  • Research Data Alliance (RDA) in Spain: This is the space dedicated to the activities, news and events of the RDA Spanish Node.
  • E-science network: Inclusive initiative that combines efforts, shares information and aims to strengthen the position of Spanish institutions within the framework of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC).
  • SOMMa Open Science group: SOMMa embraces Open Science to make research more collaborative, reproducible, and accessible, and to engage all levels of an inquiring society.

Aside of the national initiatives, there are also other territorial initiatives that can be found in this page.

Tools and resources

Tailored to users in Spain

Developed and/or deployed by institutions and organisations in Spain.

Skip tool table
Resource Description Related pages Registry
Red Española de Supercomputación

The Spanish Supercomputing Network’s mission is to offer the resources and services of supercomputing and data management necessary for the development of innovative and high-quality scientific and technological projects, through competitive calls based on the scientific excellence of the projects to be developed.

Researcher Data Steward Research Software Engi...

Spanish academic and research network that provides advanced communication services to the scientific community and national universities.

Researcher Data Steward Research Software Engi...

The national aggregator of open access repositories. This platform brings together all the Spanish digital infrastructures in which open access research results are published and / or deposited.

Researcher Data Steward Research Software Engi...

Open data portal of the spanish government. A meeting point for the various actors that make up the open data ecosystem.

Researcher Data Steward Research Software Engi...

More information