Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content


collapse Topic : Tool ‎(3)

​Data management planning tool by Digital Curation Centre. Anyone can register for free. 

DOI Citation FormatterDOI Citation Formatter

​Paste a digital object identifier and get the object's citation in the style you need.

DOIDOI Resolver
Find information via their digital object identifier
collapse Topic : Search ‎(4)
Data Citation Index TM

​Find datasets which are listed in the Web of Science Data Citation Index by Thomson Reuters. Since 2015, they collaborate with ZALF Open Research Data.

DataCiteDataCite Metadata Search
Find information registered with digital object identifiers by using DataCite's Metadata Search
Logo DFG RIsourcesDFG RIsources

​​Platform for research infrastructures of the German National Foundation (DFG - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft)

re3datare3data - Registry of Research Data Repositories
Metadata platform for an overview of research data repositories. Find ZALF at re3data.
collapse Topic : Repository ‎(1)

​Register data and other research output with Cern's platform Zenodo.

collapse Topic : Partner link ‎(2)
Data Citation IndexThomson Reuters Data Citation Index

​Our ZALF open-research-data repository, targeting landscape research data, has been registered with Thomson Reuters Web of Science.

Web of Science

​Our ZALF open-research-data repository, targeting landscape research data, has been registered with Thomson Reuters Web of Science.

collapse Topic : Leibniz ‎(2)
WGL AK ForschungsdatenLeibniz working group "Research data"

​German website of the Leibniz working group "Research data" (AK Forschungsdaten)

Open access publications at the Leibniz Association.
Find ZALF at LeibnizOpen.
collapse Topic : Data management information ‎(8)
20 questions for research data management

​Web blog article about questions that should be asked before and during each research project

datapubBlog from California Digital Library
Blog about data, open data, data publication, science from California Digital Library
DataONEDataONE Data Observation Network for Earth
Education modules about data management of DataONE, a US platform for access to Earth observational data.
TIBDOI service at TIB

​Introductory flyer about digital object identifiers by TIB - German National Library of Science and Technology

​German wiki about research data. Note this page about data citation with further recommended reading.

KomForKomFor the centre of competence for research data in the earth and environmental science
Information on how to make a data management plan and general information on metadata.
Open Data HandbookThe Open Data Handbook
The Open Data Handbook discusses the why, what and how of open data – why to go open, what open is, and the how to ‘open’ data.
Weblog post about data citation
Read Martin Fenner's opinion about data and database citation.