Mint a DOI

Do you host your data on your own website? Need a DOI? We can do that too!

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We still require some basic information to create your Identifier using our institutional membership with EZID:

  1. Location: The URL of the page where your data is displayed and/or available for download.
  2. Creator - the author(s) of the data, please list like: LastName, FirstName, Middle
  3. Title
  4. Publisher - the institution responsible for publishing this data.
  5. Publication Year - the date the data is available. Please format like: YYYY-MM-DD
  6. Resource Type - this will default to dataset, but if it's something else like an image or model, let us know.

We still strongly recommend that you organize and document your data thoroughly and at least include a readme file.