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Resources & Tools

On this page you find lots of information about RADAR at a glance.

Under "Information", we provide general product information, related publications and presentations, a glossary, FAQs and RADAR video tutorials. Technical documentation and the link to our test system are available under "Tools & Support".

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In the RADAR Glossary you find explanations to keywords you may be looking for.


We provided answers to frequently asked questions.

Video tutorials

Our video tutorials explain step by step how you can archive or publish your research data with RADAR. (Currently only available in German.)

Publications & Presentations

Here you can find all publications and presentations about RADAR.


Are you looking for a short introduction to RADAR? Have a look at our flyer. (Currently only available in German.)

RADAR Service Description

You need detailed information about RADAR? Read our service description. (Currently only available in German).


On our News Page, we provide current information on RADAR.

RADAR Quickstart Guides

The RADAR Quickstart Guides will help you get familiar with RADAR.

RADAR rights and roles

Learn more about the RADAR rights and roles.

Tools & Support

Test system

You can test RADAR for your institution free of charge and without any obligations.

RADAR Metadata Schema

The RADAR metadata schema is based on the DataCite metadata schema, a widely used standard for describing datasets.


RADAR services can be integrated into your own applications via our API. RADAR can be used in parallel via API and the regular RADAR user interface.

Technical Description

If you are interested in technical details, you will find a technical description of the RADAR services here.