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Dataverse at Boston College


Get Started with Dataverse

The Boston College Dataverse is an open access data repository for researchers affiliated with Boston College that consists of datasets produced by the Boston College community, available for public access and re-use. Each dataset includes citation information and a Digital Object Identifier (DOI), facilitating attribution, usage tracking and linking of data to research publications. Boston College Dataverse can play an important role in fulfilling Data Management Plan requirements by funding agencies, such as NSF and NIH, and provide for data re-use and archiving.

For further information, please consult our Quick Start Guide or contact us at
  • It’s easy to deposit your data!
  • Citation information and a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) for your data
  • Sharing data increases impact and visibility of data
  • Can fulfill grantor Data Management Plan requirements
  • Journals may require data access
  • Easy links to related publications
  • Provides usage counts for  access to your data
  • Set access and usage permissions
  • Fits into “responsible conduct of research”
  • Reduce risk of data loss for you and the University
  • Verification of data affiliated with articles
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Lester Carver
315 O'Neill Library
Boston College
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Subjects: Data Services