Data Sources

Academia Sinica:
(Sociological Methodology Workshop Series)

American Times Use Survey Homepage

American Sociological Association
(Data Sources from the ASA.)

Economic Policy Institute
(Data, Reports, and Statistics on the State of Working America.)

Federal Statistical Office Germany

German Life History Study

Public Domain Data from the US Government
(Site lists of demographic, economic, political, and social data.)

Integrated Public Use Microdata Series
(Census Microdata for Social and Economic Research)

International Social Survey Programme (ISSP)

ProQuest | Statistical Insight

Longitudinal Social and Health Surveys in an International Perspective
(Papers presented at the Conference held on January 25-27, 2006.)

MDRC
(Welfare restructuring in contemporary America. Best available random-assignment evidence on the effects of U.S. welfare reform.)

National Center for Education Statistics

National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health

National Longitudinal Surveys

Panel Study of Income Dynamics

SDA: Survey Documentation and Analysis
(This Archive includes several datasets, the General Social Survey [GSS] and the American National Election Study [ANES].)

Statcat: Statistical Data Finder (Yale)

UK-Government Social Research Unit

UK-Policy Hub


Professional Organizations

Population Association of America

Section on Life Course and Aging, American Sociological Association

Section on Methodology, American Sociological Association

Social Science History Association


Research Centers

Bedford Group for Life Course and Statistical Studies, University of London

Central Archive for Empirical Social Research, University Cologne

Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality

Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, Columbia University

Inter-University Consortium for Politcal and Social Research (ICPSR)

Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

Odum Institute for Research in Social Science

Russell Sage Foundation 

Social Science Research Network


Yale Links

CCR (Center for Comparative Research)

CIRA (Center for Interdiscipinary Research on AIDS)

Institution for Social and Policy Studies

The MacMillan Center

Women's Gender, & Sexuality Studies

Women Faculty Forum