Utrecht University strategic research theme Institutions for Open Societies (IOS) 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.

If you are affiliated to the IOS community and want to start working with I-Lab, you can find more information and a user manual here.