Everything you need to know!
How to contribute to and use equipment.data.ac.uk
Have a look at our new guides to help you through the simple processes of contributing to the equipment and facilities database.
What is equipment.data.ac.uk
An EPSRC project funded to deliver a sustainable “national equipment portal” for the HE sector (Joint ESPRC/Jisc funded from 1st April 15). The service provides an aggregation of all published UK HE equipment datasets – making it the “one stop shop” for facilitating equipment collaboration discussions
Want to contribute data but don’t have a database?
That’s ok; we provide all the information you need on how to get started.
UNIQUIP Data Publishing Specification
Our publishing spec defines the requirements for equipment database data publishing to enable individual institutions' data to be harvested by, or published to, equipment portals like ours.
For information on enabling ‘Auto Discovery’ by including an Organisational Profile Document.
Here you will find recommended licenses for open data.
View the status report on all contributors to equipment.data.
Checkout our set of posters that explain: how to use the site, how to contribute and a future architecture for the HE data landscape.
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There are a number of organisations in the open data arena, all of which are working to explore and utilise the benefits.
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The story so far
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