PHAIDRA online at University of Vienna!

Grafik mit den PHAIDRA Services in Englisch.

Grafik: PHAIDRA-Services. CC BY 4.0.


Since 16 April 2008, members of the University of Vienna can use their u:account to archive scientific materials and research data from all disciplines in all formats (text, image, sound, video,...) in PHAIDRA for the long term and also make them accessible on the WWW.

PHAIDRA in pictures –  Phaidra to PHAIDRA-Services

PHAIDRA milestones


PHAIDRA is partner of the project OSTrails (end of project 2027)

already over 30 selected PHAIDRA projects on our portal page


April 16: 15 years of PHAIDRA online at the University of Vienna!

New interface with new functionalities for the PHAIDRA repository at the University of Vienna goes online February 1.

three new institutions become phaidra partners: Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, Gustav Mahler Private University for Music and University College of Christian Churches of Teacher Education Vienna/Krems

PHAIDRA is partner of the project Shared RDM  (end of project 2026)

4th PHAIDRAcon on site for the first time, in the Sky Lounge of University of Vienna

2022Academy of Fine Arts Vienna becomes PHAIDRA partner
2021Integration of u:theses into the long-term archiving of PHAIDRA

Integration of PHAIDRA objects into the library search engine u:search of the Vienna University Library
2020PHAIDRA is co-initiator of the lecture and discussion series "Research Data Management in Austria"

Initiation and launch of the annual conference PHAIDRAcon

PHAIDRA is partner of the project FAIR Data Austria, with the funding body Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (BMBWF)
2019December 16, 1 million objects are long-term archived in PHAIDRA

Transkribus as a tool for research support is integrated into PHAIDRA-Services, the university library becomes a member of the Transkribus Readcoop

PHAIDRA participates in the Wisskomm conference at Forschungszentrum Jülich and in the Open Repositories conference at the University of Hamburg
2018Launch of the European Science Cloud (EOSC) at the Vienna University Library, PHAIDRA cooperates

University of Applied Sciences St. Pölten becomes PHAIDRA partner

PHAIDRA becomes partner of the project e-Infrastructures Austria Plus, the successor project of e-Infrastructures Austria

Start with regular trainings and workshops on long-term archiving, data management and data management plans at the University of Vienna

Founding of the "Code4research" group at the University of Vienna on issues of sustainable software archiving

University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, University of Continuing Education Krems - Danube University Krems and the Anton Bruckner Private University Linz become PHAIDRA partners


Foundation of RepManNet, the Repository Managers Network Austria

PHAIDRA becomes partner of Open Education Austria, a project of Austrian universities for the joint development of a national infrastructure for Open Educational Resources (OER)

PHAIDRA becomes partner of Kulturpool, Austria's portal to arts, culture and education, a partner of Europeana

Organization of the COAR annual conference at the University Library of Vienna

Art University Linz, Art University Graz and FWF - Austrian Science Fund become PHAIDRA partners


PHAIDRA consultations on data management plans start at the University of Vienna

Universita Ca 'Foscari di Venezia and the Instituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia become PHAIDRA partners

PHAIDRA becomes a partner of the Horizon 2020 project LEARN, which implements a road map for Research Data Management of the League of European Research Universities (LERU)

Integration of PHAIDRA objects into the Bielefeld Academic Search Engine BASE

2014 "e-Infrastructures Austria" is initiated by the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW) and is intended to promote the coordinated establishment and further development of repository infrastructures throughout Austria, the expertise provided by PHAIDRA is used here
2013University Tuzla , Univerzitet Crne Gore, Univerzitet u Banjoj Luci, Univerzitet u Beogradu, Univerzitet u Kragujevcu, Univerzitet u Nišu and the National Library and University Library Sarajevo become PHAIDRA Partners

Ubifo and the Vorarlberg State Library become PHAIDRA partners
2012u:scholar goes online as an add on of PHAIDRA

PHAIDRA becomes partner of the OpenAIREplus project

Digital Asset Management System UNIDAM complements PHAIDRA

PHAIDRA starts membership in COAR, the international Confederation of Open Access Repositories
2011Partner of the EU project "Tempus" in cooperation with several universities in the Western Balkans region

PHAIDRA becomes a partner of the Europeana Libraries project
2010Start of PHAIDRA partnerships: the University of Padua in and the University of Applied Arts in Vienna become first partners

PHAIDRA becomes project partner of OpenAIRE, the research and innovation funding program of the European Union
2009Streaming video player is implemented in PHAIDRA
2008Repository PHAIDRA goes online at the University of Vienna April 16: a cooperation between the University Library and the Central IT Servicet
2007"Digital Asset Management System" project starts at the University Library of Vienna in Cooperation with the Central IT Service
2006Founding of a working group at the University Library of Vienna for the implementation of a digital repository, respectively a long-term archiving system