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July 14, 2020

On Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 2PM Eastern Time, the Ag Data Commons team will offer “Submitting Data to the Ag Data Commons”. Continue reading for more information and registration instructions.

Federal Register
January 29, 2020

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy is seeking public comments on a draft set of desirable characteristics of data repositories used to locate, manage, share, and use data resulting from Federally funded research.

Ag Data Commons Submission Quick Start workflow diagram
December 4, 2019

Ag Data Commons has added a Quick Start summary to provide contributors with a brief overview of the data submission process. The diagram serves as an introduction to the full, step-by-step Data Submission Manual. If a dataset DOI is required, it is necessary to save the data files with Ag Data Commons.

Ag Data Commons Roadmap for FY 2020
November 18, 2019

Ag Data Commons solicits input on the following roadmap for this fiscal year (starting October 1, 2019). Please share your thoughts or questions at NAL-ADC-Curator@ars.usda.gov.

Ag Data Commons - Relaunch
August 5, 2019

The National Agricultural Library’s Ag Data Commons has deployed updates to our look, feel, and function. And the BETA tag is gone! Submit or link your data to the Ag Data Commons to meet FAIR data requirements of journals when you submit manuscripts, or public access requirements of funders such as NIFA.