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Whether or not your data are related to an article, upload your data files and receive a citable DOI.

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Our curators will check through your submission to ensure the data are usable. They may contact you with advice or questions.

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Why use Dryad?

Any field. Any format. Submit data in any file format from any field of research. Share all of the data from a project in one place.
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Straightforward compliance. Submit your data to satisfy publisher and funder requirements for preservation and availability with a minimum of effort. We work directly with many publishers -- including Wiley, The Royal Society, and PLOS -- to streamline the process.
Community-led. Dryad is a nonprofit membership organization that is committed to making data available for research and educational reuse now and into the future. Modest Data Publishing Charges help ensure our sustainability.

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