Research Data Management (RDM)


Our RDM services assist researchers with organising, managing, and curating their research data to facilitate its preservation and access for present and future use.

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Our Digitisation Unit offers digitisation, project management, curation, and preservation services for a wide variety of materials to enable and support preservation and access to digital collections.

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Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Winning name of the UCT Data Repository

We are thrilled to announce that we've chosen the official name of the new University of Cape Town Institutional Data Repository, powered by Figshare for Institutions...

Publication Date:
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 15:30
Official Launch of the UCT Data Repository

The University of Cape Town Libraries is pleased to invite you to the official launch of the new UCT Data Repository, powered by Figshare for Institutions

Publication Date:
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:30
OpenCon2017 Cape Town

UCT Digital Library Services (DLS) is excited to host our 2nd OpenCon satellite event at UCT Libraries on 25 October 2017

Publication Date:
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 10:00
Competition: name our institutional data repository and WIN!

Help UCT Libraries name The University of Cape Town’s new Institutional Data Repository (UCT IDR) and stand a chance to win a UCT goodie bag with items up to the value of R1000!

Publication Date:
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 12:15