>>>!!!<<< Stated 2019-10-30: Dash is no longer available. Researchers are advised to store their research data at Dryad https://www.re3data.org/repository/r3d100000044 >>>!!!<<<Dash is an open data publication platform for upload, access, and re-use of research data. Submissions to Dash may be from researchers at participating UC campuses, researchers in earth science and ecology (DataONE), and researchers submitting to the UC Press journals Elementa and Collabra. Self-service depositing of research data through Dash fulfills publisher, funder, and data management plan requirements regarding data sharing and preservation. When researchers publish their datasets through Dash, their datasets are issued a DOI (DataCite) to optimize citability, and are publicly available for download and re-use under a CC BY 4.0 or CC-0 license. Deposited data are preserved in Merritt, California Digital Library’s preservation repository.
Dash is covered by Thomson Reuters Data Citation Index. Dash is covered by SCOPUS.
The following nine institutions currently participate in publishing data in Dash: UC Berkeley, UC Irvine, UC Merced, UC Office of the President, UC Riverside, UC Santa Cruz, UC San Francisco, DataONE ONEShare.