Data Curation Group

The data curation group provides services and tools for data management, open research data and metadata management. 

Our main tasks are:

  • operate the central data catalog to allow to annotate, store, publish and archive data (SciCat)
  • operate the  interface to the petabyte archive
  • manage the processes of data ingestion
  • interface to related systems, in particular to the digital user office DUO and the Identity management system for account and group handling.
  • support for electronic logbooks (SciLog)
  • workpackage leads for REMADE@ARI
  • project members of openEM
  • consultation in data curation question, for what concerns SciCat and SciLog
  • collaboration with international developer teams for the SciCat project

The main services we are running are:

  • the data catalog (SciCat)
  • the electronic logbook service (SciLog)
  • consultation in SciCat/SciLog data curation related question