Skip to Main Content
UNH Library home

Data Management Toolkit @ UNH

This toolkit provides information to help researchers develop data management plans and effectively manage their research data.

Finding data repositories

If you are looking for a repository to archive and share your data or looking for archived data to reuse, the Registry of Research Data Repositories ( and the Data Repository listing on the Open Access Directory Wiki are two excellent places to start. 

Note: Not all repositories can ensure long-term preservation of your data; always contact the repository for details before submitting your data. logo.  Links to the registry of research data repositories.                                         Open Access Directory logo.  Links to the Data Repository listing in the Open Access Directory Wiki. Data Repository Listing

Examples of field/discipline-specific data repositories
Field/Discipline Example of data archive or repository
Earth Sciences British Atmospheric Data Centre (UK)
Earth Sciences NCAR/UCAR Community Data Portal
Life Sciences Dryad
Life Sciences Protein Data Bank
Sciences (General) figshare
Social Sciences ICPSR