The number of available resources for data sharing and data publication has increased substantially in recent years, and it can be difficult for individual researchers to evaluate the advantages and limitations of each of these resources as they search for the right solution to address their needs.

Repositories Matrix created by the HMS DMWG

Compares and contrasts several of the general data repositories and data publication resources that currently are available for biomedical science researchers.

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Repository Matrix


Comparative Review of Various Data Repositories created by Harvard Dataverse 

Compares Dataverse’s features, usage, and governance with other prominent online data repositories. Table compares selected features of Dataverse, figshare, Dryad, Zenodo,, Mendeley Data, Open ICPSR, and Analyze Boston (CKAN).

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Dataverse Repositories Comparison Spreadsheet