Our expertise is spread broadly across the UK academic community.

HATII, UKOLN and STFC, with the University of Edinburgh, provided the DCC's essential strategic partnership from March 2004 through February 2010 (during Phases 1 and 2).

From March 2010 the DCC has reorganised into a three-cornered consortium, led from Edinburgh, with the following Principal Partners:

The DCC works in partnership with many other organisations across the UK, Europe, Australia and the United States. Of particular significance are inititives such as ANDS in Australia, CNI, DataOne and the Data Conservancy in the United States and groups such as BioSharing.