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If you have questions about DataCite, our services, need a test account, or any other general inquiry, please contact:

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Support languages:

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If your organization is part of a Consortium, please contact your Consortium Lead first.

Consult our Tips for Technical Support Requests if you would like pointers on describing your problem.

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For questions about membership or invoicing please contact:

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Feature requests

If you have suggestions for new DataCite features or improvements to existing features, please submit your ideas via our Product Roadmap.

Metadata Schema suggestions

Suggest new changes

If you have an idea for a change to the DataCite Metadata Schema, let us know through this form:

DataCite Metadata Schema Suggestions

Provide input on suggestions

You can provide input on suggested changes in community discussions. Schema change ideas are tracked on the DataCite Metadata Schema Trello board. Follow the instructions on the card to participate.

Learn more about contributing to the DataCite Metadata schema.

Bug reports

If you find a problem with our products or services, please contact us at [email protected].

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