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Australian National Data Service

Our Vision: More valuable data for Australian research

ANDS is enabling the transformation of:

Data that are: to Structured Collections
that are:
Unmanaged Managed
Disconnected Connected
Invisible Findable
Single-use Reusable


Australian Research Data Commons
ANDS is building the Australian Research Data Commons: a cohesive collection of research resources from all research institutions, to make better use of Australia's research data outputs.

Research Data Australia
Research Data Australia, ANDS’ flagship service, provides a comprehensive window into the Australian Research Data Commons. It is an Internet-based discovery service designed to provide rich connections between data, projects, researchers and institutions, and promote visibility of Australian research data collections in search engines.

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ANDS is supported by the Australian Government through the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy Program.

The ANDS Members are:

Seminars: Sharing Health-y and Sensitive Data: Challenges and Solutions

Perth: Wed, 3 Sept, 9.30-12.30 Register
Adelaide: Thur, 17 Sept 9:30-12:30 Register

Webinar - Clinical data disclosure: the five P's

Looking at the practical considerations, for researchers, of publishing articles about clinical data, and preparing clinical data for sharing and publication. Wed 16 Sept, 3 - 4pm AEDT Register

Adelaide seminar: Ready, Set, Go! Research data at your library

Hear why research data matters to information professionals in all types of libraries. Learn how to use your library skills to develop new services around research data. Brought to you by ALIA-SA and ANDS. 27 Aug, 5:30-7pm Register

Forum - Increasing Access to Data from Publicly Funded Research

Co-hosted by ARMS and ANDS. Thurs 10 Sep, 1:30-4pm at ANU. Details

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