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User Guide

This is the documentation for the generic Knora Web Application of the Data and Service Center for the Humanities DaSCH. You can reach the app on app2.dasch.swiss.


Getting started

Knora App is an intuitive, easy to use web-based application placed on top of Knora to directly use its powerful data management functionalities. With this modern web application, the researchers can create their data models, search, browse, and work with their qualitative data as easily as they could with a desktop data management tool. In addition, data models and data will automatically follow accepted standards, be interoperable, findable, and re-usable. Researchers and scholars with small to medium data sets (e.g. PhD research, pilot project, or proof of concept) have access to long-term accessibility to keep their research data alive, guaranteeing longevity of the data.


Login

To login, click on the LOGIN button of the header (right side), a login form will appear. Fill in the form with your credentials (user name or email and password).

Get access to the login form.

In case of a forgotten password, please contact the DaSCH Team.


Registration

You can use the Knora App with restricted access as guest. Otherwise, you'll need a login. At the moment, you have to contact the DaSCH Team to get your login credentials. In the future (end of 2020), we will support the SWITCH edu-ID.


Help

For any questions or help wanted, you can go to the help page, accessible from the Help button at the top right of the page (see login screen shot). Here, you can find links to the user guide, get more information about the DaSCH softwares, and get more support through different platform according to your requests.