Data Collections

Data and Program Library Service (DPLS):

  • DPLS is the central repository of data collections used by the social science research community at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • features the Internet Crossroad, a searchable, annotated list of data-related links to Web sites useful to social science researchers
  • offers a search engine for documents contained in the DPLS Website

Electronic Data Center:

  • provided by Emory University General Libraries
  • well-organized by subject
  • search engine for study abstracts

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR):

  • contains social science data and resources for researchers
  • comprehensive, well-organized site
  • browse by subject or use search engine
  • contains links to other data sites