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This guide provides information related to Stellenbosch University's institutional research data repository.

Data Stewardship Services

  • Setting up user accounts/profiles
  • Setting up content communities
  • Defining and managing data curation workflows
  • Tracking and managing user requests
  • Generating statistical information relating to usage
  • Mediating research data submissions
  • Appraising and selecting eligible research data
  • Processing and treating eligible research data
  • Storing research data
  • Metadata enrichment 
  • Facilitating access to research data
  • Monitoring reuse of research data
  • Post-ingest review
  • Withdrawal of research data from SUNScholarData

User Support Services

In order to book consultations relating to the following topics:

  • How to use SUNScholarData
  • Preparing your data for publication

please e-mail the Research Data Services team.