Secure Data Room
- ISSR has a secure research facility for projects involving confidential data that require dedicated, secure space. Please send inquiries to our Director, Laurel Smith-Doerr .
Data Management Help
- ISSR provides free consulting and occasional workshops on data management and analysis in Stata, NVivo, R, SPSS, and SAS.
- The UMass-Amherst Libraries provide data management plan consultation  and workshops for faculty and graduate student research projects.
ICPSR Data Archives
The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) maintains and provides access to a vast archive of social science data for research and instruction. Social science scholars seeking secondary datasets to use for their research and teaching can search the ICPSR’s data sources . Learn more about how to use ICPSR resources here .
Important: For full access to ICPSR services, you must access their site through this link  from the UMass-Amherst Libraries website.
UMass is the hub institution for the Massachusetts Federation of the ICPSR.