Why Deposit Data With ICPSR?

Data archived through ICPSR benefits from:

  • Data Curation. ICPSR enhances and adds value to data by making them easier to use. We also describe data fully for Web discovery and protect respondent privacy.
  • Long-Term Preservation. ICPSR ensures long-term data availability.
  • Worldwide Dissemination. ICPSR offers data in the major statistical package formats and online analysis. Usage statistics are available on request.

Archiving data with ICPSR also benefits researchers. Specifically, ICPSR provides: