The Data Citation Index on the Web of Science provides a single point of access to research data from repositories across disciplines and around the world.

Records in the Data Citation Index are intended to:

ARDC has developed a process with Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) that enables Research Data Australia (RDA) records to be transformed to a Data Citation Index (DCI) compliant format and harvested to DCI from ARDC. This means individual institutions are able to have their records indexed by DCI without having to develop their own feed to DCI and manage the ongoing process.

Broadly, in order to be accepted into the Data Citation Index, the records in a data source:

For Research Data Australia contributors interested in participating, see Getting started with the Data Citation Index for more information.