The upgrade to Dataverse 5.1.1 provides some back-end changes, and new end-user and interface enhancements. 

Some new features include:

  • Redesigned dataset pages
  • Improved responsiveness on small screens
  • Ability to upload duplicate files in datasets (will display a warning)
  •  Improved user experience and performance when downloading many files at a time
  • Ability to upload files without extensions
  • Ability to upload files with the same name
  • Life Science/Biomedical Metadata Block updates (contributed by SP on behalf of the Dataverse North Metadata WG)


New Dataset Page:

New File Page:


Full details about new features and changes can be found in the IQSS GitHub Release pages:


Please reach out if you have any questions! dataverse@scholarsportal.info 

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