Policies for Data and Datasets

Who Can Submit

This Data and Datasets collection only publishes materials about work conducted under the auspices of the University of Massachusetts Boston. For additional information, please contact library.uasc@umb.edu.


A Work may be updated or removed from public view by sending a request to the system administrator at library.uasc@umb.edu. However, all requests for removal will be reviewed and a citation to the original version of the data will always remain on the site.

Author Review

Authors do not have an opportunity to approve data they have submitted prior to them becoming publicly available on the site; therefore, please be sure that the data is ready for public distribution.

Rights and Permissions

Before submitting data to the repository, please be sure that all necessary permissions have been cleared. You retain the copyright to your data and grant us the nonexclusive right to publish this material, meaning that you may also publish it elsewhere.

It is necessary that you agree to the terms of publishing in the repository listed in the author agreement.

Instructions for Uploading Data to ScholarWorks

Download instructions for uploading Data to ScholarWorks at UMass Boston.