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Data Repository for U of M

The Data Repository for University of Minnesota (DRUM)

DRUM is a publicly available collection of digital research data generated by U of M researchers, students, and staff. Anyone can search and download the data housed in the repository, instantly or by request.

The Data Repository accepts submissions from University affiliates for digital archiving and access. Learn more about depositing to the Data Repository and other services to manage your data.

How to Upload

1. Prepare Data

Data should be free of identifying or sensitive information and include adequate documentation. Not sure? Contact us for help!

2. Upload

Have your files ready and use the upload form to fill out metadata about your data.

3. Curatorial Review

Our data experts will consult with you to ensure that your data is in a format and structure that best facilitates long-term access, discovery, and reuse.

DRUM Policies


Flexible Access Options

Choose to make your data immediately accessible to everyone, or moderate access to your data upon request.

Meet Grant Requirements

Comply with federal mandates for data management planning (DMP) and sharing. Read more.

Persistent Access

A DOI for your data guarantees no more broken links when others include this persistent link to your data in scholarly articles as a bibliographic citation.

About DRUM

Our Services

Data Management Plan Assistance

We offer personalized assistance for drafting your next grant's Data Management Plan. Contact us for assistance during your planning process.

Metadata Consultation

We can help structure your data using disciplinary best practices to ensure the best organization of your data.

Training and Workshops

The library offers free online and drop-in workshops on data management best practices periodically throughout the year.

Services for Data

To include DRUM in your next Data Management Plan, contact us to get boilerplate text and more information on how the Data Repository can be incorporated into your next grant.

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Recently Added To The Data Repository

Evaluation of neurobehavioral abnormalities and immunotoxicity in response to oral imidacloprid exposure in domestic chickens (Gallus callus domesticus)

Franzen-Klein, Dana M; Jankowski, Mark; Roy, Charlotte L; Nguyen-Phuc, Hoa; Chen, Da; Neuman-Lee, Lorin; Redig, Patrick; Ponder, Julia (2021-05-10)
Domestic chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus) were exposed to imidacloprid by gavage once daily for 7 consecutive days at 0, 0.03, 0.34, 3.42, 10.25, and 15.50 mg/kg/day (n = 20 per group; 5 6-week-old males, 5 6-week-old ...

Huzinaga Projection Embedding for Efficient and Accurate Energies of Systems with Localized Spin-densities

Graham, Daniel, S; Wen, Xuelan; Chulhai, Dhabih, V.; Goodpaster, Jason, D (2021-05-07)
All relevant output files for open-shell ground state Huzinaga embedding WF-in-DFT energy calculations.

Replica-averaged orientational-restrained ensembles of DWORF and P15A-DWORF in lipid bilayers

Uddigiri, Venkateswara Reddy; Weber, Daniel K; Wang, Songlin; Larsen, Erik K; Gopinath, Tata; De Simone, Alfonso; Robia, Seth; Veglia, Gianluigi (2021-05-06)
Replica-averaged orientational-restrained molecular dynamics (RAOR-MD) ensembles of DWORF and the DWORF-P15A mutant in lipid bilayers. Restrained to 15N chemical shift anisotropy and 1H-15N dipolar coupling data obtained ...

Data and code for "Optimizing early detection strategies: defining the effective attraction radius of attractants for emerald ash borer"

Wittman, Jacob T; Silk, Peter; Parker, Katie; Aukema, Brian H (2021-04-30)
From the publication: 1. Adult emerald ash borers are attracted to green prism traps baited with the ash host volatile (3Z)-hexenol and the sex pheromone of emerald ash borer (3Z)-dodecen-12-olide [(3Z)-lactone]. Quantifying ...

Microsatellite data for modern and historical lingonberry in northeastern Minnesota

Gross, Briana (2021-04-29)
Partially clonal species are subject to the same evolutionary forces experienced by obligately sexual species, but the variety of potential responses at the population level is much more diverse, ranging from inbreeding ...