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The Ag Data Commons is migrating

The Ag Data Commons is migrating to a new institutional portal on Figshare. The current system is available for search and download only. The new platform is open for submission with assistance from Ag Data Commons curators. Please contact NAL-ADC-Curator@usda.gov, if you need to publish or update your datasets.


October 16, 2023

The Ag Data Commons is migrating to a new platform – an institutional portal on Figshare.

The current system will be unavailable to create, edit, or publish datasets starting October 18. Users will be able to search for and download published datasets as usual during this period. All content, including draft datasets, will be migrated to the new platform.

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August 22, 2023

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January 18, 2023

The National Agricultural Library (NAL) is excited to announce that the Ag Data Commons will be moving to a new platform hosted by Figshare. We expect to launch our new repository and submission portal in October 2023.

Diagram of data annotation workflows for the ARDN project
October 7, 2022

The National Agricultural Library hosted a conference and workshops on June 7-9, 2022 to wrap up a three-year collaboration with the University of Florida on a NIFA-funded project titled Agricultural Research Data Network for Modeling and Analytics (ARDN).

April 11, 2022

Datasets in Ag Data Commons have now been cited over 600 times since 2017 and new citations are recorded weekly. Ag Data Commons helps scientists increase the impact of their research by making their data findable and easily citable.