Wed 17 May 2017 14:00
Event type:



Data discovery & use

Target Group(s):

Data users

Skill level(s):



Online / any




GESIS - Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences
UK Data Service (UKDS)

Webinar - "How to Find Data in Europe"

A wealth of data is available within Europe to help address social research questions and policy challenges.

Presented by Jennifer Buckley from the UK Data Service and Oliver Watteler from GESIS, the webinar lasted approximately 40 minutes followed by 20 minutes for questions.

This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to hear about the data available from European social science data services.

Participants learned about the types of data available across European locations including major comparative and longitudinal studies.

There was a practical overview of how to find, access and understand data with examples from two of Europe’s largest social science data services: the UK Data Service and GESIS.

Materials from the webinar can be accessed below: