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Queen's Dataverse Collection Data Deposit Guidelines


Welcome to the Data Deposit Guidelines for the Queen's University Dataverse Collection. Queen's University Library (QUL) manages a collection as part of Borealis, the Canadian Dataverse Repository (formerly Scholars Portal Dataverse).

Guide contents:

Steps for Depositing in the Queen's Dataverse Collection

A condensed set of instructions for depositing your data into the Queen's University Dataverse Collection.

Library Support for the Queen's Dataverse Collection

To learn more about services and information that QUL provides to support the management, deposit, and sharing of your research data:

  • Mediated deposit
  • Requesting an embargo
  • Linking your dataset with QSpace
  • Data deposit for your thesis

How We Review Data

To learn more about how the Library reviews your data to ensure it is ready for deposited, we've provided the following recommendations:

  • Name and organize your data
  • Preserve your data
  • Describe your data
  • Provide documentation
  • Address privacy risks

Learn more about the benefits of the Borealis, the Canadian Dataverse Repository