There are two ways to submit data.
We also have a How to Submit Data guide.
If you have lots of data that you would like to upload in a batch mode, please use the AAVSO's Blue&Gold system. It goes into the same database as Citizen Sky observations, but it has more flexibility and batch upload tools. Feel free to contact us if you need assistance.Read more
Ready to submit data now? Go ahead and Submit Your Observation!
A graduate school advisor of the page's author drilled into him that data does not become real until it is shared and published. The goal of a scientist is to general knowledge, which only happens with publication to the wider community. The AAVSO International Database has over 15 million observations dating back over 100 years. It is a respected and stable database and the first stop for professional astronomers wanting to do research on variable stars. It gets thousands of requests for data from professional astronomers every year.Read more