About ORDaR

ORDaR (OTELo Research Data Repository) is Research Data Repository of Observatory Earth Environnemment of Lorraine (OTELo).

ORDaR offers a secure and perennial environment for datasets deposit and makes it possible to obtain a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) for publication or datapaper.

All datasets produced by OTELo's Laboratories is published in ORDaR in three types:

  • Open : total access (opendata)
  • Closed : Restricted access to only metadata
  • Embargoed : Restricted access to only metadata until publication date fixed by producer

Only OTELo 's Research Team are authorized to deposit datasets (previously verified and validated)

All metadata are open and describes in international standards, they are downloadable in 4 formats:

  • Datacite
  • BibteX
  • JSON
  • DublinCore

Finally, each dataset is published with a Creative Common license that specifies the terms of legal reuse

This Repository aims to promote open access : valuing and sharing knowledge.

It foreshadows European and national requirements (H2020 and Law for a digital french republic called LEMAIRE)