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re3data Registry of Data Repositories


Data description

re3datare3data is a registry of over 3,000 research data repositories worldwide, covering all scientific disciplines. The registry is maintained by the Humboldt University, Berlin, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and Purdue University.

The re3data catalogue can be used to discover datasets by key-term search. Results can be filtered using the left menu facets; eg. social sciences, anthropology, geography &c.

Datasets can also be located via the three browse functions: subjectcontent type and country.

An interactive chart of disciplines and sub-disciplines can be used to locate data by subject area.


Time period

Data ranges vary and are indicated in the series metadata.


Support links


How to access data
  • Search for datasets and data repositories via the re3data catalogue
  • Browse for datasets by using these three facets:

Content type

re3data is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG).


Data homepage

Contact: [email protected]


Page last updated on 05 March 2024

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