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Member Node Characteristics

DataONE's mission and funding orient it currently towards a certain profile, as characterized below, but this profile is not meant to be limiting. If you are unsure of whether your organization can benefit from joining the DataONE community as a Member Node, please contact us.

Characteristics of a potential DataONE Member Node organization

  • Existing earth science domain repositories
  • Existing Data Centers within the earth science domain
  • Long-term projects and research activities wishing to share, access, and preserve data
  • Organizations/Institutions establishing data infrastructures to manage scientific research data
  • Organizations with computing and storage capabilities to augment the DataONE cyberinfrastructure
  • Organizations/Institutions with expertise in eco- informatics research and applications