COUNCIL OF DATA FACILITIES MEMBERS
A data facility is eligible for membership in the Council if it acquires, curates, preserves, and/or disseminates data, software, and/or models for one or more defined communities or disciplines in Council of Data Facilities Charter.
There are four categories of membership in the CDF:
Category A: NSF-funded not-for-profit or academic data facilities
Data Facilities and centers with a substantial portion of their funding and mission associated with the National Science Foundation.
Category B: Federally Funded Research and Development Centers (FFRDCs) and other federal, state, and local data facilities.
Data facilities and centers operated by NASA, NOAA, USGS, and other U.S. federal, state, and local agencies.
Category C: International, private, and other not-for-profit or academic data facilities.
Data facilities and centers with a substantial portion of their funding and mission associated with international agencies, private foundations, or other sources.
Category D: Associate members
Professional associations, publishers, commercial entities, foundations, and consortia in the geosciences, cyber sciences, informatics, and related domains; and individuals not affiliated with a data facility, but supportive of the Council.
Not a member? Apply HERE