Research Data Management

Service Category: Scientific Information Services

In research, experiments, measurements, simulations, etc. generate digital data. Certain standards and recommendations apply to the handling of this data, e.g. from the DFG and the respective discipline. In addition, third-party funding organisations expect statements in project proposals about the data management planned in the proposed project.

The RDM service supports you in your research data management by providing information, services and contact persons. If you are interested in publishing research data on OPARU, we will also be happy to support you. The service is aimed at members of Ulm University.

Performance features

  • Support with the publication of research data on the Institutional Repository of Ulm University (OPARU)
  • Feedback on data management plans (DMPs)
  • Feedback on the RDM section in project proposals
  • Provision of services and contact persons on the subject of RDM

User groups

Members of the University

Service hours

Mon - Fri: 09:00 - 15:30

  • Response time: to e-mail within 1-2 working days
  • Processing or resolution time: case-dependent with prioritisation by user & service employee; usually 2-3 working days

Application modalities

The service can be used by authorised persons without a separate application.

Fee / charge

No fees or charges are levied for the service.

Communication and Information Centre (kiz)

Please contact us if you have questions or problems related to the kiz services:

Office hours
Monday - Thursday
09:00 h - 12:00 h and 13:00 h - 15:30 h

Friday 09:00 h - 12:00 h

+49 (0) 731 / 50 - 30000

+49 (0) 731 / 50 - 1230000

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Support Portal (Uni internal)

Service Points are locations where you can visit us personally.


Using self-service functions of the Identity Management System (IDM): Administer permissions, subscribe to services, change passwords.

IDM Self Services

Research in the library stock: monographs, textbooks, magazines, university publications, e-books, e-journals, national licenses, and the contents of the institutional repository OPARU.

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kiz University Ulm
Service Research Data Management
89081 Ulm

Contact person:

Franziska Rapp
Dominik Seemann