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

— March 22, 2024

Yareta certification

— February 29, 2024

1000e archive in Yareta

— January 23, 2024


From 13 to 17 February 2023, the UNIGE Research Data team is celebrating - together with other Swiss universities and colleges - the love of research data. Check out the programme and join your fellow researchers who will be attending this week!

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