Databases A-Z

  • Provides access to the world's largest archive of computer-based research and instructional data for the social sciences. Anyone may search the database, however, only KU affiliates may set-up the necessary account to download data. Contact the ICPSR liaison (jamenebk@ku.edu) for more information.

    Publisher:
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan
    Type:
    Statistics and datasets
    Rights:
    Availability: Searching the ICPSR database is free and open to all. Data is available only to KU affiliates. A free account must be created in order to download data. Contact the ICPSR liaison (data@ku.edu) for more information.

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