First NFDI4Chem User Survey

NFDI4Chem Online Survey 2019 Dataset

In preparation of the NFDI4Chem proposal for the National Research Data Infrastructure in 2019 the NFDI4Chem team conducted a online survey with the aim to evaluate the current status of research data management in chemistry with a special focus on Germany.

Dataset NFDI4Chem Survey Datasets Period Jul 19, 2019 - October 15, 2019

Data captured with SoSci Survey

What does the dataset include? includes

  • Overview_questionaire_variables.pdf
  • SoSci_export_variables.csv
  • SoSci_export_values.csv
  • SoSci_export_data_anonym.csv


This file provides an overview of the questionaire structure, the codes for questions and answers used in the data files.


This file contains per row the codes of the answers label and the predefined values of the answer data field and their actual meaning.


This file contains per row the question, code of the answers label, descriptive answer label and type of data field


This file contains per row the participants answers using the codes and predefined values of SoSci_export_values.xlsx

Data and Resources

Cite this as

Sonja Herres-Pawlis, Oliver Koepler, Johannes Liermann (2020). Dataset: First NFDI4Chem User Survey.

DOI retrieved: 16:55 04 Aug 2021 (GMT)

Additional Info

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Author Sonja Herres-Pawlis, Oliver Koepler, Johannes Liermann
Maintainer Oliver Koepler
Last Updated September 24, 2020, 17:49 (CEST)
Created September 15, 2020, 17:49 (CEST)
License Creative Commons Attribution 3.0