CoreTrustSeal Data Repositories Requirements

The CoreTrustSeal Data Repositories Requirements reflect the characteristics of trustworthy repositories. As such, all Requirements are mandatory and are equally weighted, standalone items. Although some overlap is unavoidable, duplication of evidence sought among Requirements has been kept to a minimum where possible.

We encourage repositories to explore the CoreTrustSeal Data Repositories Requirements and seek certification:

CoreTrustSeal Data Repositories Requirements: Extended Guidance

CoreTrustSeal Extended Guidance is available to facilitate the work of CoreTrustSeal reviewers and also provide more guidance to repositories undergoing a certification against the Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements.

A webinar on the CoreTrustSeal Extended Guidance is also available for information: