DataCite Canada

Notice of changes

In support of DataCite’s new strategic direction for long-term sustainability, the National Research Council of Canada’s DataCite Canada will be discontinuing its role as a national allocation agent for data registration.

DataCite Canada is no longer taking new clients and will be discontinuing its services completely by December 31, 2019.

DataCite digital object identifier (DOI) registration services are available from the international DataCite organization.

For more information on becoming an international DataCite client, please contact

DataCite Canada is part of the global DataCite initiative, a consortium of organizations committed to increasing access to and citation of research on the internet. As a founding member of DataCite, DataCite Canada continues to participate actively in the DataCite community and contributes to the development of DataCite services, resources and policies.

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