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Please see CISER's blog for the more archive-related news!

The Commission on Evidence-Based Policy Wants to Hear from You!


Archive News section: The Association of Public Data Users (APDU) has posted information about contributing to the research and data access agenda of the Commission on Evidence-Based Policy in their website at: The post begins with “The Commission is soliciting input from stakeholders on issues relevant to the Commission’s charge, established in Public Law 114-140. They are interested in hearing about data access issues, barriers to research, issues related to the capacity of states to engage in data and evidence building and issues related to privacy and confidentiality.” Go to the APDU website for more information.

Access to Confidential BLS Data through Cornell's FSRDC


As of October 1, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) began piloting researcher access to National Longitudinal Surveys of Youth (NLSY) and Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII) restricted data at Federal Statistical Research Data Centers. You can read about the program and learn more about the application process. For further information about access through the Cornell FSRDC, please contact Warren Brown, Research Director, Cornell FSRDC at

ICPSR DataFair


CISER will be hosting the ICPSR DataFair webinars on September 26-29, 2016. Please join us in Mann library Rm 100 to learn more about the ICPSR Data Archive and the resources that are available to you as a Cornellian.

To review webinar topics, please visit

Invitation to ICPSR webinar


The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) invites you to a free webinar on March 1st 2016, 12:30pm-2:00pm EST.

Topics include:

  • Finding usable research data for analysis and teaching
  • Sharing research data

The CUL Data Discussion group will host the webinar in Mann Library room 100. You can participate there or you can register at to participate online.

Cornell is a member of ICPSR.

Invitation from the RDMSG


Please join us for an introduction to the Research Data Management Service Group and the services available to you at Cornell to help you manage your research data. We'll also review funder requirements for proposal preparation and data sharing, and show you the basics of preparing a data management plan. Two sessions are being offered, no RSVP necessary:

  • Wednesday January 20, noon - 1 pm, 120 Mann Library
  • Thursday February 18, noon - 1pm, 340 Duffield Hall

For more information, please contact us at