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ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)

Alternate Title:
ICPSR DIRECT

To link to this resource use:
http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=500449


Database available to users on IU Bloomington Campus only Database available to users on IU Bloomington Campus only
Vendor:
University of Michigan
Producer:
ICPSR
Frequency of Updates:
Daily


ICPSR holdings include several time series and other types of aggregate data. Its holdings consist mainly of raw data derived from surveys, censuses, and administrative records. ICPSR datasets were originally collected for specific research or administrative purposes. However, the data have research potential that outlives the original purposes for which they were collected. ICPSR preserves these valuable data resources and makes them publicly available for secondary analysis.

ICPSR Direct is a new service providing direct access to the ICPSR data holdings for all students, faculty, and staff at ICPSR member institutions. See http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/or-public/direct-access.html for more information.

IUB's Official Representative is James Russell at the Political Science Data Lab http://www.indiana.edu/~iupolsci/.

Number of Users:
UNLIMITED
Resource Advocate:
Malcomb, J.
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Sociology
  • Statistical Resources
  • Criminal Justice
  • Government Information: U.S. Federal Documents
  • Military Science
  • Medicine
  • Education
  • European Studies
  • Global Studies
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • African Studies

Library of Congress Subjects:

Social sciences -- Research -- Congresses.