Data Repositories

University of Toronto Libraries data repository

Dataverse: A self-serve data repository where you can create an account and deposit your data for sharing with others

Creating, Editing, and Publishing a Dataverse

Publishing Datasets in Dataverse

Other data repositories

Multidisciplinary Repositories: Some examples include Zenodo  |  Figshare  |  Dryad

Discipline-Specific Repositories: (Registry of Research Data Repositories). Use the search tool to find a repository for your discipline.

Data repository comparison

The table below lists cost and size limits for the data repositories mentioned above 

Repository Name Cost Size Limits
Dryad $120 for first 20 GB  •  $50 US for each additional 10 GB None stated
figshare 1 GB (no cost)  •  Other pricing options: 250 MB (for no cost option)  •  Other pricing options allow increased file size limits:
University of Toronto Dataverse No fees    2.5 GB per file, multiple files can be uploaded


No fees •  Donations towards sustainability are encouraged 50 GB per dataset


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