Institutions for Open Societies is developing the I-lab, an infrastructure for managing research data.
The I-lab consists of three parts:
- Information platform – for (hands on) support for and information on Research Datamanagement
- Datalab and Repository – for (collborative) developing, storing, archiving and describing datasets
- Catalogue – for searching and disseminating datasets
With the I-lab Institutions for Open Societies wants to provide an extra stimulus for interdisciplinary research and a support for researchers to meet the requirements set by the University of Utrecht and funding organizations like NWO and H2020 regarding research data-management.