A tool to follow the preparation of your CoreTrustSeal file

What is CRUSÖE ?

CRUSÖE is an online tool for research data repositories willing to apply for CoreTrustSeal certification, or simply to use CoreTrustSeal criteria to assess and improve their practices.
This tool was funded and developed under the aegis of the Open Science Committee (CoSO) of the French Ministry in charge of Higher Education, Research and Innovation. It has been developed and will be maintained by the Data Service of the Midi-Pyrénées Observatory.

What are the main features ?

  • Completeness: The tool allows you to fill in the 16 criteria provided by the certification.
  • Versioning: You can keep the different versions of your assessment to track your progress.
  • Sharing: You can share reports with your partners.

Who can use CRUSÖE ?

CRUSÖE is free and open. Everyone with a valid ORCID and email address can create as many repositories as needed.

Where do I start ?

Just click here to go to the application.