Data Access for You

Researchers and Students

...can use NADAC data to write articles, papers or theses using existing research data, and to conduct secondary research to support findings or current research, or to generate new findings. ICPSR data are also often used as introductory support material in grant proposals.

Policymakers and Practitioners

...can use NADAC data to inform the decisions that impact arts and culture, including those informed by data on artist occupations, arts industries, art education, and participation in the arts. The Publications and ArtFacts sections provide access to prepared statistical results based on the data. Quick online analysis offers the ability to look at the interaction of two or more questions asked in a survey (e.g., occupation and gender). People can also search for data using selected policy terms and on any topic.

General Public

...can use NADAC data for information about research that has been conducted about the arts and culture in the United States. People can view all studies or search by topic to get a list of studies available through NADAC and read about them. The Publications and ArtFacts sections provide access to prepared statistical results based on the data. Quick online analysis offers the ability to look at the interaction of two or more questions asked in a survey (e.g., occupation and gender).

Free and easy access to data on the arts and on the arts' value and impact for individuals and communities