Welcome to Kuha2’s documentation!

Kuha2 is a metadata server that provides descriptive social science research metadata for harvesting via multiple protocols and a growing variety of metadata standards. The software is a collection of applications and consists of three server applications, a client application and a database.

The development was initiated by CESSDA SaW -project, but will continue as an Open Source project lead by FSD.


Kuha2 software components are available under the EUPL.


Each software component needs to be installed separately. Refer to the Installation chapter.

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