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Welcome to SSDS

Social Science Data and Software (SSDS) is a group within the Stanford University Libraries (SUL) that provides services and support to Stanford faculty, staff and students in the acquisition, curation, and preservation of social science data and the selection and use of quantitative (statistical) and qualitative analysis software. SSDS staff members provide these services in a variety of ways that include consulting, workshops and help documentation.

Selections form the Atlas.ti Newsletter (February 2014 ) -- Free Webinars & Tutorials

FREE group introductory webinars

These customized webinars are ideal for groups in process of evaluating ATLAS.ti, professors who want to introduce the software to their students, or people who would like us to give an overview of ATLAS.ti at professional conferences. Groups are invited to share their individual requirements and expectations so we can tailor the webinar to their needs. Please complete this registration form.

U.S. Census Bureau Releases Voting Age Population by Race and Ethnicity (CVAP) File

The U.S. Census Bureau has produced a new iteration of the Citizen Voting Age Population by Race and Ethnicity (CVAP) file.  This tabulation from the 2009-2013 American Community Survey (ACS) shows estimates of the CVAP for multiple levels of geography including the small area geography of tracts and block groups.

Save the Date: Data Day 2015 at Stanford

April 13, 2015 | 8am - 4pm | LKSC

Join Stanford Libraries on April 13th for a lively discussion of data publishing, data sharing, reproducibility, metadata, and data reuse! We aim to bring together members of the Stanford community who are interested in these topics to discuss how we as a research community can better support these principles and educate our colleagues on their benefits to furthering research.


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