Office of Research Data and Open Scholarship
The Office of Research Data and Open Scholarship (RDOS) provides the Princeton research community with expert guidance, resources, tools, and training to support and promote effective open and reproducible research practices.
The Office includes two divisions, Princeton Research Data Service and Scholarly Communications, which engage research across its “life cycle” from ideation to implementation, analysis, and publication.
- Provides support for researchers to store, manage, preserve, and curate digital research data, and to make it available to the broader research community and to the public in ways that maximize usability, transparency, and sustainability
- Promotes and support services, activities, practices, and frameworks that democratize information, including effective stewardship of research data, equitable and sustainable publishing models, and open access to and sharing of research outputs
- Collaborates with campus partners to support compliance with external funding or other regulatory requirements related to data management, data sharing, and open access
- Supports innovative and robust open research practices that showcase and promote University research projects
- Advocates nationally for open access, data sharing, publishing models, and data management policies that support the University’s research community, mission, and values
Services & Resources
- Research Data Repository with curation service for publishing datasets
- Open Access Repository
- Open Access Journal Publishing Service
- Open Access Publishing Fund
- Guides & training videos
- Workshops and events
Consultations on topics related to research data management and stewardship, journals and journal publication, open access and open data requirements, and licensing and copyright.