This is a proposed new standard glossary term. See this post for background on this review track. To comment on the term below either click the blue “Reply” button at the bottom or select a passage of text in the term and click the “Quote” pop-up to create a comment about that section only.
Short Definition: A logical grouping of (research) datasets that share a common aspect or concept.
Extended Definition: A logical grouping of (research) datasets that share a common aspect or concept. A Data collection is the highest in the hierarchy of data groupings (data collection, data set, data granule) and comprises a grouping of datasets that have a strong connection and is organised coherently around a single element or concept (e.g., model, instrument).
Term Lead: Lesley Wyborn