The latest news of interest to the social science data community
Call for papers: Using the UK's population census data.
Vacancy for Lecturer in Quantitative Sociology, University of Essex.
Understanding Society's Scientific Conference will run from the 21 to 23 July 2015. The deadline for abstracts is 16 February.
On 7-8 January 2015, the UK Data Service hosted a two-day knowledge-exchange event with the Indian Council for Social Science (ICSSR) and the ESRC.
The UK Data Service is seeking to appoint a highly-motivated Support Manager. This is an exciting chance to contribute to the highly-respected and well-used UK Data Service.
We are delighted to announce that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) datasets are now available to users without the need for registration or authentication.
This qualitative study, commissioned by Knowledge Exchange, has gathered evidence, examples and opinions on current and future incentives for research data sharing from the researchers’ point of view, in order to provide recommendations for policy and practice development on incentivising data access and re-use.
The UK Data Service published the 2011 Census Microdata Individual Safeguarded Sample (Regional) for England and Wales file on 17th December.
Congratulations to the Accounts of the Conflict project at INCORE based in the University of Ulster who have launched a permanent digital archiving project that will preserve personal accounts of the conflict in Northern Ireland for future generations.
We are delighted to announce that UK FE/HE users can now access the OECD Tax Statistics, and the OECD Banking Statistics via UKDS.Stat.