We are a data infrastructure for the social science community in Austria and offer a variety of research support services, primarily data archiving and help with data re-use. We make social science data accessible, creating opportunities for research and data reuse. Since July 2020, we have been certified with the Core Trust Seal (CTS) as a "trustworthy data repository".

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We archive a variety of social science data. The AUSSDA Dataverse is divided into several collections. Find all data sets archived with us easily online! Our user guide helps you with finding and downloading the data.

Teaching and learning with AUSSDA data - discover our new Dataverse!

Are you a lecturer and would like to find suitable data sets for teaching with just one click? Or are you a student looking for data for your thesis? We have compiled relevant datasets for you in one place. Find the overview and recommendations from methods lecturers here!

 What's new?


AUSSDA – The Austrian Social Science Data Archive offers a free workshop for researchers and doctoral students from the Social Sciences who want to understand best practices of research data management. The online training will take place on 28th February, 2024.


With a look back on 2023, looking forward to 2024, good news about our renewed CTS certification and, of course, many exciting datasets!


Our commitment to offer our users the best services according to international standards has once again been officially acknowledged: AUSSDA has been recognised as a “Trustworthy Data Repository” for a further three years.


With updates on our Teaching & Learning Dataverse, new inetersting datasets and an article on how to create accessible workshops and trainings.


Sie sind Lehrperson und möchten für die Lehre geeignete Datensätze mit einem Klick finden? Oder suchen Sie als Sudierende*r Daten für Ihre Abschlussarbeit? Wir haben passende Datensätze für Sie an einem Ort zusammengestellt


With updates on our workshop on sensitive data in the humanities and social sciences, our service for qualitative data and the newest datasets in our Dataverse

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