Thu 4 Jun 2020 15:00
Event type:

Online workshop


Digital preservation

Target Group(s):

Data professionals


Online / any




GESIS - Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences


Archiving Social Media Data – Challenges and Proposed Solutions

The CESSDA webinar “Archiving Social Media Data – Challenges and Proposed Solutions” brings together experts with experience in working with social media data to discuss practical, ethical, and legal challenges in archiving these data as well as ways to address those.

The speakers are Libby Hemphill (ICPSR), Janez Štebe (Slovenian Social Sciences Data Archives), Sara D. Thomson (University of Edinburgh), Libby Bishop (GESIS), Sebastian Karcher (Qualitative Data Repository), and Oliver Watteler (GESIS). In addition to short presentations from these experts, there will be a roundtable discussion with engagement of the audience.

The slides and recording from CESSDA Webinar on Archiving Social Media Data are now available at

The video is also available for viewing on CESSDA Training YouTube Channel.