Individual Subscriptions

Click the button below to purchase a subscription. In the purchase process, you’ll be prompted to login with your IEEE account credentials or create a free IEEE account. Once you complete the checkout process, return to IEEE DataPort to search and access all datasets. IEEE Society Members should go directly to IEEE DataPort and login to receive a free automatic individual subscription.

Institutional Subscriptions

Learn more about IEEE DataPort’s Basic and Premium institutional subscription options to determine which plan will best meet your needs. To start the institutional subscription process, click the button below to get more information and request a quote using the form provided on the linked page. Contact for more information.

What Subscription Types Are Available?

 IndividualBasic Institutional SubscriptionPremium Institutional Subscription
Unlimited Dataset AccessSingle SeatAccess for everyone in the institutionAccess for everyone in the institution
Cost$40/month$4,500-$22,500+/year, depending on size of your institution$5,995-$29,995+/year, depending on size of your institution
Data Storage2TB per dataset10TB per dataset10TB per dataset
Standard Dataset UploadFreeFreeFree
Open Access Dataset Upload$1950 $1950 20 free included (a $39,000 value)
Private Dataset CapabilitiesNoNoYes
Institutional DashboardsNoYes Yes
Data Management Plan Tool Yes during the DMP pilot.Yes Yes
Branding NoYes Yes
DOI ProvidedNoYesYes

Why Subscribe to IEEE Dataport?

IEEE DataPort is a valuable and easily accessible data platform that enables researchers to store, share, access and manage research data. IEEE DataPort accepts datasets from all research disciplines , and provides users with the ability to store, share, access and manage research data. Universally accessible and web-based, IEEE DataPort provides a DOI for each dataset, supports Open Access/Open Science, enables the dataset owner to retain copyright and ownership rights, provides 2TB/dataset storage capacity for individuals (10TB/dataset storage capacity for members of institutional subscribers), and supports the goal of reproducible research.

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Get access to view, download, and access in the cloud all of the 5300+ datasets on IEEE DataPort, including non-Open Access datasets. Upload data in any file format.

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Subscribers can initiate and manage a Data Competition on IEEE DataPort and invite the technical community to provide data analysis. Learn more here.

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Depending on subscription level, take advantage of tools such as the data management planning tool, institutional dashboards, and collaboration groups.

Who Should Subscribe?

  • Researchers
  • Data Scientists
  • Data Analysts
  • Engineers
  • Scholarly Authors
  • IEEE Members
  • IEEE Society Members (free subscription)
  • Data Competition Initiators
  • Institutions
  • Academic Institutions supporting Open Access
  • Faculty and Students

How Much Does It Cost?

Individual subscriptions are only $40/month. IEEE Society Members automatically receive a free IEEE DataPort individual subscription (a $40/month value) simply by logging into the IEEE DataPort site. Individuals seeking an IEEE society membership to secure this automatic subscription and many other benefits, please go to IEEE Society Memberships.

Annual institutional subscriptions are priced based on the size of the institution. The Basic Institutional Subscription currently costs $22,500 or less, depending on the size of the institution. The Premium Institutional Subscription currently costs just $29,995 or less. Remember, the Premium Institutional Subscription includes 20 Open Access uploads (a $39,000 value!). Inquire about an Institutional Subscription here.