Service Catalog

What do you want to do?

This service catalog describes the full array of SDR services available to members of the Stanford community.

Find your way to services using the table below or the list of detailed services linked in the left menu.


Deposit an open access publication

With the open access policy now in place, faculty are invited to deposit open versions of their publications where they may be preserved and accessed by generations of scholars to come. 

Read more about open access publishing in the SDR. 


Deposit a thesis, capstone, or dissertation

Information for students (and student services officers) breaks down as follows:


Deposit a research dataset

The SDR makes it easy to:

  • Comply with funder mandates and make data openly accessible
  • Get a DOI for supplemental data and code to be linked from journals or other publishing channels
  • Add one's ORCID iD to a deposit to ensure correct attribution
  • Select a license from a long list of options
  • Deposit large files via our Globus integration with the online deposit application.

Read more about research data deposit services.

Get a DOI

A DOI may be obtained for any deposit submitted at

Subscription services are also available for system-level integration with the DataCite API in order to automatically generate DOIs at scale.

Read more about our DOI services.


Find and access content deposited in the SDR

Works submitted to the SDR are available in SearchWorks, the Libraries' central discovery and access system. Search the catalog or browse and drill down to works in:



Deposit an invention for the Office of Technology Licensing

SDR partners with the OTL to fulfill its mission to support the cycle of innovation at Stanford.

Read more about SDR services for the OTL.


Related Services

The Libraries offer a number of other digital library services relevant to managing, archiving, and publishing scholarly content: