Attention: this is the pilot version of the RDJ. The official version is now hosted by Brill. Please visit https://brill.com/abstract/journals/rdj/aop/issue.xml
The Research Data Journal is a digital-only open access journal, which documents deposited data sets through the publication of data papers.
Data papers are scholarly publications of medium length containing a non-technical description of a data set and putting the data in a research context. Each paper gets a persistent identifier providing publication credits to the author.
The journal concentrates on the social sciences and the humanities, covering history, archaeology, language and literature in particular. The publication languages are English and Dutch.
Editorial board: see publisher's page
Featured in volume 1:1 (2016)