Welcome to Lingnan Dataverse!

The Lingnan Dataverse is an open access data repository for Research Community at Lingnan University. All LU researchers are welcome to deposit and publish their research data in the repository.

For first-time users:
  1. Create a Dataverse account if you do not have one yet
  2. Send us a request for permission to deposit datasets in Lingnan Dataverse. Please provide us with below information:
    • Username for your Dataverse account, which can be found under “Account Information
    • and your Lingnan email address
  3. You will receive a confirmation email once your request has been approved
How to deposit?
  1. Log in to your Dataverse account
  2. Go to Lingnan Dataverse, click on the “Add Data” button , then select "New Dataset"
    • Under Host Dataverse, you should see "Lingnan Dataverse". If it is not, please enter "Lingnan Dataverse" under Host Dataverse.
    • Please contact us if you wish to create a new Dataverse (collection of datasets).
  3. Fill in all mandatory fields marked with an asterisk (*)
  4. Then, click "Save Dataset" to save changes
    • The dataset is not published at this stage. You can make further edits by clicking on the "Edit Dataset" button
  5. When the dataset is ready, click on the "Submit for Review" button
    • The dataset will then be further reviewed by the Library before publishing

Read this user guide to learn more about how to use Lingnan Dataverse. Contact us if you need further assistance or encounter any problems in depositing your data.

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