Collection |

Scientific data

Working with data is a part of every scientist’s life. Here’s our collection of help and advice for managing and working with large datasets, as well as some of Nature’s coverage of scientific data.

Help and advice

Keeping your research data freely available is crucial for open science — and your funding could depend on it.

Career Feature | | Nature

Video is an engaging way to make your research more accessible, says Adrian A. Smith.

Career Column | | Nature

News and announcements

Who benefits from sharing data? The scientists of future do, as data sharing today enables new science tomorrow. Far from being mere rehashes of old datasets, evidence shows that studies based on analyses of previously published data can achieve just as much impact as original projects.

Editorial | Open Access | | Nature Communications