Introduction to the Dryad Digital Repository . A nonprofit repository for data underlying the international scientific and medical literature. April 2013. 1. The End To make data archiving and reuse standard within scientific communication. The Means
A nonprofit repository for data underlying the international scientific and medical literature.
Modified from Beagrie et al. (2009) Keeping Research Data Safe 2
(e.g. GenBank, GBIF)
Many datasets belong to the long tail. Though less standardized, they can be rich in information content and have unique value
Rank frequency of datatype
After Heidorn (2008) http://hdl.handle.net/2142/9127
* A few publisher SOM sites are exceptions to the general rule
** Practices differ among publishers, see Smit (2011), doi:10.1045/january2011-smit
A “Data Package” is all of the data files for a journal article. All Dryad data packages link to the associated journal article.
Dryad works with the manuscript workflow of journals to:
Options are customized to meet the requirements of each journal.
.. and more being added regularly
The American Naturalist
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society
gms German Medical Science
Journal of Animal Ecology
Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management
Journal of Heredity
Journal of Open Public Health Data
Journal of Paleontology
Methods in Ecology and Evolution
Molecular Ecology and M.E. Resources
PLoS Biology, PLOS Genetics
ZooKeys & 7 other Pensoft journals
1 Up to a fixed deposit size (currently 10GB). Additional charges for larger deposits.
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