Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives


Mon 8 Nov 2021 Ireland officially joins CESSDA!

On 3 November 2021, the Irish Research Council announced Ireland’s membership of CESSDA.

Fri 5 Nov 2021

CESSDA ERIC has started the search for a new director. The current Director, Ron Dekker, was recr...

Fri 5 Nov 2021

CESSDA is seeking qualified candidates for the full-time position of Director, starting in March...

Upcoming events

Wed 8 Dec 2021

Finding relevant research data is tremendously easier if the data are described in detail using controlled vocabularies and discipline-specific metadata. But this is still not enough. Data descriptions should be descriptions of data, scope, collection methods and use, not published research outputs and results. This skill is important for anyone describing research data in repository services, libraries, or research-producing organisations.

Wed 8 Dec 2021

This free 90-minute online workshop will introduce you to the international time series data held by the UK Data Service, we’ll look at the range of socio-economic topics covered, explore some key datasets like the World Development Indicators and the IEA Renewable Energy Statistics, and cover how to access and download the data.

Wed 15 Dec 2021

If you love data, this live podcast is for you!