Research Data Management

Service Category: Scientific Information Services

The service covers advice on various aspects of research data management, primarily for university members (scientists and students) of the Ulm University.

Performance features

  • The consultation will cover various aspects of the RDM:
    •     Implementation of claim by third-party donors
    •     Finding suitable repositories for the publication of research data
    •     Licences and rights of use
    •     Persistent identifiers (PIDs)
    •     Finding data records
    •     Citing data sets
    •     Possibilities for the structured description of research data
    •     Data management plans (DMPs)
    •     Advice on publication requests in the institutional repository OPARU
  • Provision of information pages on the web
  • For questions regarding IT solutions for data generated in research projects please refer to the respective contact persons at the kiz.

User groups

Members of the University

In individual cases, consulting services are also provided for members of external scientific institutions, if they cooperate with institutions of the University of Ulm within the framework of projects (e.g. state projects, EU projects).

Please note: Since counselling is a personnel-intensive service aimed at the individual user, it can only be provided within the framework of the available capacities, whereby university members generally have priority over external users.

Service hours

Office hours by appointment.

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, with the following exceptions: An hourly rate will be charged for consulting external users in accordance with the applicable Entg&GebO.


kiz University Ulm
Service Research Data Management
89081 Ulm

Contact person
Dominik Seemann

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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