Whitepaper: Practical challenges for researchers in data sharing

Recent white paper based on survey of >7,700 researchers worldwide

In one of the largest surveys of researchers about research data (with over 7,700 respondents), Springer Nature finds widespread data sharing associated with published works and a desire from researchers that their data are discoverable. 

This whitepaper examines the results of this survey and discusses the challenges that researchers face in sharing their data. The whitepaper looks at data sharing attitudes globally, as well as in relation to region, subject and seniority.

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Go to the profile of Harpreet Singh
over 3 years ago


Is it possible to have questionnaire used for the survey? Many thanks.

Go to the profile of Isabel Roth
over 3 years ago

Hi Harpreet - no problem, you can see the questions in the top row of the survey data here.