ICPSR: Inter-university Consortium for Political & Social Science Research

Workshop Presentations

From the Workshop


On June 27, 2017, at O’Leary Library, UMass Lowell, ICPSR held a conference on the topics of "Finding Research Data for Publishing & Teaching", and "Meeting Federal Data Sharing Requirements". 

Presented by ICPSR – University of Michigan.

The Workshop Learning Objectives are listed below:


Learn how to find research data in your discipline for the purposes of analysis and publishing.

Discover teaching resources for the purposes of bringing data analysis into the classroom in introductory substantive courses and beyond.

Garner awareness of data deposit and data curation options available at ICPSR that meet federal agency data-sharing requirements, including options for sharing restricted-use data.

Explore resources at ICPSR to support data management plans and budgeting for grant proposals.

What is Data Curation?

What are Metadata?