Dashboard

The Research Data Year regularly reports on progress. See below the dashboard for 2020.

Number of publishers participating

Participating publishers in the Research Data Year at the end of 2020 were Elsevier, AGU, Wiley, Springer Nature, The Optical Society, Emerald Publishing, Cambridge University Press, De Gruyter, American Psychological Association, JAMA Network, Taylor & Francis, Brill, New England Journal of Medicine, ACS, SAGE, Karger, Oxford University Press, AAAS, IoPP, Wolters Kluwer and ASCO.

Number of participating journals

The participating journals (the total number of journals published by the participating publishers) grew to 13,064 in Q4. Source data: information supplied by publishers.

Journals with Data Policies

The average percentage of journals that have data policies across publishers increased from 29% to 52% in 2020. The fact that the percentage of journals that have a policy across all titles stayed more or less constant in 2020 has to do with the fact the larger publishers that joined the program throughout the year had a relatively low number of titles with policies initially. For more information on the type of data policies policies, click here. Source data: information supplied by publishers.

Percentage of articles that contain a Data Availability Statement

The total percentage presented is a weighted average across the publishers. Source data: percentages are supplied by publisher based on their own data, or based on an analysis of a statistically significant sample of articles published from publishers by Ripeta.

Scholix (participating publishers)

At the end of 2020, 43% of participating journals collect data citation information and submit this to Crossref according to the Scholix framework. This ensures that links between published articles and research data are established and various APIs will be able to extract information and provide further aggregation services. For more information click here. Source data: information supplied by publishers.

Scholix (overall)

In total, 36 publishers collect data citation information and submit this Crossref according to the Scholix framework. This ensures that links between published articles and research data are established and various APIs will be able to extract information and provide further aggregation services.. For more information click here. Source data: Crossref