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Thank you for depositing your data via EASY. Your data will be stored in a permanent and sustainable manner. If you have any questions during your deposit, please contact us.

A few words before you can start:

  1. Please find more detailed information about the deposit process on the DANS website;
  2. Prepare your data before depositing. We have a list of preferred formats available;
  3. During the depositing, you can determine to what extent the data will be accessible;
  4. Log in to EASY or create an account;
  5. After depositing you will receive an e-mail with a license agreement and information about the assignment of a persistent identifier to your dataset. A DANS staff member will finalize the deposit process and your dataset will be available to you and other researchers (in accordance with the access conditions indicated by you).