The latest news of interest to the social science data community
Bespoke purpose-built applications are providing innovative new ways to access data. Our #EULife AppChallenge generated great ideas from the 100+ developers taking part and our work in this area won't stop there!
Are you a student about to embark upon a research project? For tips and examples on how you can enrich your project with data from large social surveys, look no further than our handy guide to 'Using survey data'.
We are delighted to announce the latest suite of enhancements to our Discover search engine, which will make finding data you need even easier.
The UK Data Service has launched a suite of web pages and related materials on information and communication technologies (ICT).
The UK Data Archive is seeking to appoint a Collections Development Officer.
We are seeking a Statistical Disclosure Control Manager.
We are delighted to announce the launch of the OECD Environmental Statistics via UKDS.Stat. The OECD Environment Statistics contains selected indicators for monitoring progress towards green growth to support policy making and inform the public at large.
We are delighted to announce the launch of the OECD Product Market Regulation Statistics via UKDS.Stat.
The 2013 Children's Dental Health Survey generated a great deal of media attention when it was released. You can now examine these data in detail by downloading the dataset from the UK Data Service.
Big data come in a variety of forms, such as administrative data, transactional data and data generated by social media. All present challenges from ethical, legal and technical perspectives.