The latest news of interest to the social science data community
The UK Data Archive is seeking a talented and enthusiastic person to join the Applications Development and Maintenance team within the Technical Services directorate.
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.
The HSCIC Surveys team commission and manage contracts to deliver a wide programme of household and individual based health surveys on behalf of the health and social care community.
Wave 7 of the Understanding Society Innovation Panel is now available to download from the UK Data Service.
Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, is currently reviewing its framework for the production of its data about people and households in the EU.
We are pleased to announce that Louise Corti from the UK Data Service has been elected to the Executive Board of the Data Documentation Initiative (DDI).
This position offers an exciting opportunity to provide strategic leadership on statistical disclosure issues.
This position offers an exciting, high profile opportunity to undertake research and development, and to help shape the data access landscape, with new communities of users in mind.
In this article, first published by the Efficiency Exchange, UK Data Service director Matthew Woollard discusses how the provision of a single infrastructure for data resources can result in efficiency savings for research institutions and data owners alike.
Are you a professional working in civil society organisation that collects administrative, monitoring or evaluation data in the human rights arena, and who oversees strategy, reporting and campaigns? Are you interested in improving the way your organisation can translate data into knowledge?