Welcome to the Researchdata website which brings together all information on research data management issues.


By planning you...
  • anticipate all the steps and resources needed to ensure the quality of the research data produced

  • increase your efficiency and effectiveness

  • comply with the requirements of funders


By organising your data and its collection you...
  • limit the risks of data loss

  • increase the transparency of your data and of their analysis processes, making it easier to detect errors or changes

  • establish common practices for your entire project team

By storing your research data you...
  • limit access to your data to authorised persons only

  • limit the risk of loss or destruction of your data

  • increase your data's security

By preserving your research data you...
  • ensure a return on your investment of time and resources

  • make your contribution to research sustainable and easy to reuse by yourself and others


By sharing your research data you...
  • validate the contents and results of your research

  • facilitate new discoveries

  • promote innovation and the creation of new data by other scientists

  • increase the impact of your research through potential future citations and collaborations

  • support Open Research Data and more broadly Open Science


Data Lifecycle


Latest news

— December 7, 2021

New version of the Research Data website

In recent months, the Research Data team has been working to add and update content as well as redesign the organisation and navigation of the Research Data website. The newly launched version has been designed to be more ergonomic and to make the content easier to navigate and discover.

— September 30, 2021

ResearchData Team at UNIGE Data Science Day 2021

On 16 September, the ResearchData team was invited to participate in the UNIGE Data Science Day 2021, a scientific symposium for UNIGE researchers that was held all day at Uni Mail.

— January 21, 2021

Launch of DataFORUM : a platform at the service of research

Open to the entire university community of Geneva, DataFORUM is a space for discussion and assistance on the challenges encountered at the different stages of the life cycle of research data.

Upcoming training sessions