The AUSSDA roadmap

The Core Facility AUSSDA is Austria's new dedicated data management service hub for the social science community. We are currently developing our full service portfolio. We are already offering curated data preservation and reuse support. Our team of professionals is ready to assist you.

Phase 1 (2017)

  • Engage social sciences community
  • Define services and future service portfolio
  • Launch transitional repository infrastructure

Phase 2 (2018/19)

  • Implement data acquisition strategy
  • Introduce reuse and outreach strategy
  • Offer advanced service of self-deposit

Phase 3 (beyond)

  • Launch long-term preservation infrastructure
  • Launch research methods consultation service
  • Expand core user base & AUSSDA network 

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Introducing our partners

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In the AUTNES Online Panel Study 2017, more than 4,000 Austrians were asked about their political views. The data set is now available at AUSSDA.


AUSSDA is recruiting: In addition to a data and communications specialist, we will soon be filling the position of an organization assistant.



Do you like to work with quantitative data? Do you enjoy producing content for the web? Do you care about the future of the social sciences? Then get in touch with us!


A Data Management Plan (DMP) is a structured guideline that helps you to make your data accessible and reusable in the long term. Our template makes it easier for you to plan your research process and define the responsibilities in a joint research project.


We submitted an idea, wrote the script, identified filming locations and found ourselves in the lead roles. Now we’re proud to present the first video by and with AUSSDA. The video was developed in cooperation with the University’s Knowledge Transfer Centre and the TV station Okto and shows what our work is all about. It was presented on Thursday at the Top...


Copyright laws restrict how data and other works can be shared and reused. Creative Commons (CC) licenses solve these problems and open up the full potential of the internet.

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