News

NDS to Provide SEAD Data and Tools at Conclusion of NSF Funding

National Data Service (NDS) to Provide SEAD Data and Tools at Conclusion of NSF Funding

  • 5/10/2017

NDS is pleased to host SEAD data and tools once SEAD's cooperative agreement with the NSF's DataNet program concludes on June 30, 2017.

Read more

NDS Consortium Responds to NSF RFI CI 2030

NDS Consortium Responds to NSF RFI CI 2030

  • 5/4/2017

"The nation must develop and deploy an initial framework for a set of core 'foundational' services."

Read the response

NDS an example of consortium addressing multiple stakeholders

NDS an example of consortium addressing multiple stakeholders

  • 3/31/2017

Written by Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld, the commentary "Five ways consortia can catalyse open science" addresses researchers and scientists who may be less inclined to share their data. Part of this effort includes addressing "diverse, changing interests."

Read more

NDS Labs Workbench

Crop Improvement Research Gets a Boost from NDS Labs Workbench at Phenome 2017

  • 3/29/2017

"...the Workbench is really transformative. I can't tell you how many hours I—like many scientists—have spent installing netcdf and similar libraries. Being able to hold a workshop where everyone has access to these tools [was] very powerful."

Read more

Chicago skyline

Save the date: NDS7 Chicago April 13-14

  • 2/27/2017

The seventh National Data Service Consortium workshop (NDS7) will be held in Chicago on April 13-14, 2017. The workshop's theme is "Scientific Data Platforms: from Silos to Ecosystems."

Read more

Christine Kirkpatrick

Christine Kirkpatrick appointed Executive Director of the National Data Service

  • 11/14/2016

The National Data Service (NDS)—a U.S. consortium focused on helping scientists and researchers find, reuse, and publish data—has named Christine Kirkpatrick as its first executive director.

Read more

RDA/US 2016 Call for Adoption Projects

  • 1/20/2016

The Research Data Alliance announces funding opportunities to assist U.S. projects, groups and organizations to adopt RDA Recommendations. Submissions are due Feb. 12.

Read more

Approved NDS Vision and Charter Documents

  • 9/3/2015

At the 3rd NDS Consortium Workshop, the NDS Consortium approved the Shared Vision of Success and the Charter .


NDS Consortium Steering Committee Elected

  • 9/3/2015

Prior to the last NDS Consortium Workshop, the members of the NDS Consortium (NDSC) Steering Committee were elected. See the members of the NDSC Steering Committee and the members of the NDS Executive Committee and NDS Working Groups.

Read more

Revised Vision and Charter Documents to be presented at NDS3

  • 3/4/2015

Two key documents drafted at the last NDS Consortium workshop, Shared Vision of Success and the Interim Charter, have been approved by the Interim Steering Committee and will be presented at the 3rd NDS Consortium Workshop. To continue the discussion, join us in Austin!

Read more

Now accepting nominations to the NDSC Steering Committee

  • 3/4/2015

You can send your nominations for the NDS Consortium Steering Committee in an email to info@nationaldataservice.org. See the announcement for details. You can participate in the election if you are subscribed to our nds-announce mailing list.


NDS Labs supports development of new data sharing tools

  • 11/13/2014

To accelerate the advancement of a national infrastructure for data sharing and publishing, the National Data Services (NDS) Consortium is creating a virtual laboratory called NDS Labs.

Read more

National Data Service kickoff

  • 6/30/2014

Creating an infrastructure supporting data from across all disciplines of science, engineering, and humanities so that researchers can easily find, reuse, and publish data in a world where researchers generate immense amounts of it daily was the focus of the kickoff meeting for the National Data Service (NDS).

Read more

Materials Data Facility launched in support of Materials Genome Initiative

  • 6/19/2014

The National Data Service Consortium is launching a materials data facility for the advancement of materials science research through open data access and sharing.

Read more