Mandated archive status partners
The ADS is currently a mandated archive for the following national organisations and funding councils:
Natural Environment Research Council
The ADS are the mandated data centre for NERC funded archaeological science data. The ADS are committed to providing archive services for relevant projects, including ensuring information is provided to the NERC Data Catalogue Service. See also our advice for NERC grant holders or applicants.
Marine Environmental Data and Information Network
The ADS is one of MEDIN’s accredited Data Archive Centres (DACs), as member of the federated Historic Environment DAC in partnership with Historic Environment Scotland (HES) and the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales (RCAHMW). A key objective of MEDIN is to establish an operational network of linked marine data archive centres (DACs) to provide secure long-term storage for marine data.
The ADS have a long-standing partnership with Historic England (HE), to archive and disseminate the digital outputs of HE funded projects.
Arts and Humanities Research Council
The ADS is an approved digital repository for AHRC-funded projects. See also our advice for AHRC grant holders or applicants.