The World Data System (WDS) is an Affiliated Body of the International Science Council (ISC)
The mission of the World Data System is to enhance the capabilities, impact and sustainability of our member data repositories and data services by:
creating trusted communities of scientific data repositories
strengthening the scientific enterprise throughout the entire lifecycle of data and all related components creating first-class data that feeds first-class research output
advocating for accessible data and transparent and reproducible science.
29 MARCH Symposium
Towards a FAIRer World: Implementing the UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science to Address Global Challenges – Organized by UNESCO, ISC, CODATA & WDS
12 APRIL Office Hours
Open Office Hours with WDS
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20 APRIL Webinar
CoreTrustSeal and World Data System: Partners Advocating for Data Repositories – Get to Know CTS and WDS
WDS Member Highlight: Ocean Networks Canada
WDS Member Highlight: Alaska Satellite Facility
WDS Member Highlight: The Language Archive
The Language Archive (TLA) is a repository of audio and video language corpus data, photographs, notes, experimental data, and other materials that document and describe languages from around the world. They also have records of everyday speech interactions in families and communities, and naturalistic data from endangered and under-studied languages. TLA is an integral part of the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics in Nijmegen and is a member of the World Data System (WDS), which is an international organization that promotes the long-term stewardship and provision of quality-assessed data and data services to the research community and other stakeholders.
Towards a FAIRer World
Data & Donuts During Love Data Week
ISC Vacancy: Science Director
The International Science Council (ISC) is seeking a Science Director for their headquarters in Paris, France. Reporting to the CEO, this individual will lead the ISC’s delivery of science projects in line with the actions and priorities set by the CEO and Governing Board.
Learn More About our Members
WDS represents a worldwide community of excellence for scientific data that ensures the long-term stewardship and provision of quality-assured data and data services to the international science community.
Alaska Satellite Facility
The Language Archive
Save the date for International Data Week 2023.
Information on deadlines and registration coming soon.
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