The All In One Repository: digital object identifiers, altmetrics, citation counts, code and more!

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Figshare is a free repository where users can make all of their research outputs available in a citable, shareable and discoverable manner. Figshare allows users to upload any file format up to 5GB to be previewed in the browser so that any research output, from posters and presentations to datasets and code, can be disseminated in a way that the current scholarly publishing model does not allow. Among others, Figshare offers free private space of 20GB, DOIs for data, a figshare API for research and unlimited public space. 1) FREE accounts: Upload files up to 5 GB, 20 GB of free private space, Unlimited public space, DOI for your work, Upload any file format, Accessible anywhere, Desktop uploader, Figshare API, Collaborative spaces, Private link sharing, DOI reservation, Collections. 2) Services for Publishers: figshare Viewer, figshare Portal, figshare Datastore, Research data management, Research data dissemination, Curation workflows, Reporting and statistics.Figshare is used by: 1) Intitutions that manage, disseminate and measure the public impact of all their research outputs, 2) Publishers that may want to increase the discoverability of their content while better serving end users and authors, 3) Researchers that want their research outputs available in a citable, shareable and discoverable manner. Figshare ia a free platform that comply with funder and publisher policies around open research outputs. Figshare supports embargoes and version control and allow users to track impact of their research with altmetrics, download and citation counts.Trusted by more than 70 institutions, publishers, funders, public agencies and laboratories worldwide. Since 2012, Figshare has offered 7.5 million+ downloads, 800.000+ uploads, 500.000+ collections, 2 million+ articles and 26 million+ page views. Figshare for Institutions offers a simple and cost-effective software solution for academic and higher education establishments to both securely host and make publicly available its academic research outputs. Figshare for Institutions takes care of all technical aspects of a FAIR data repository, allowing organisations to focus on engagement, compliance and curation. Figshare plugs into existing workflow, is completely customisable in terms of branding and can live on a University domain.

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  • Businesses
  • Research Projects
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The EOSC Portal is operated by the EOSC Enhance (Grant Agreement no. 871160), EOSC-hub (Grant Agreement no. 777536), and OpenAIRE-Advance (Grant Agreement no. 777541) projects funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.For a complete list of contributors, visit the About EOSC Portal