Terms of use

DMPMaastricht ('the tool', 'the system') is a tool developed by the UK's Digital Curation Centre (DCC) and the University of California Curation Center (UC3) as a shared resource for the research community. It is hosted by DataHub Maastricht.

Your personal details

In order to help identify and administer your account with DMPMaastricht, we need to store your email address. We may also use it to contact you to obtain feedback on your use of the tool, or to inform you of the latest developments or releases. We will not sell, rent or trade any personal information you provide to us.

Privacy policy

The information you enter into this system can be seen by you, people you have chosen to share access with, and - solely for the purposes of maintaining the service - system administrators at DataHub Maastricht. We compile anonymised, automated and aggregated information from plans, but we will not directly access, make use of, or share your content with anyone else without your permission. Authorised officers of your home institution may access your plans for specific purposes - for example, to track compliance with funder/institutional requirements or to calculate storage requirements.


Your password is stored in encrypted form and cannot be retrieved. If forgotten it has to be reset.


Please note that DMPMaastricht uses Cookies. Further information about Cookies and how we use them is available on the main DCC website.

Freedom of Information

DataHub Maastricht holds your plans on your behalf, but they are your property and responsibility. Any FOI applicants will be referred back to your home institution.

Use of the tool indicates that you understand and agree to these terms and conditions.