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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:

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Issue 22's theme is: Working harder to deliver greater value.
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Open Data Collections

Institutions from around Australia have launched their open data collections

Melbourne Workshops - July 16th

9:30am - 12.30pm RDM 101: "Research Data Starter" for Research Data support staff Register
1:30pm - 4:30pm: Hot Topics - What's trending in RDM in VIC/TAS? Register

ORCID webinars

ANDS and CAUL are joint sponsoring an ORCID webinar
July 1: ORCID at Oxford with Sally Rumsey Register

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