Provides access to an extensive repository of standardized and structured statistical data. Designed for quick statistical lookups with the ease of a simple search box. Includes quick views and thumbnails of the data, full descriptions and citations, and DOI links to DataSheets, which provide a cleanly formatted visual representation of the data, links to the underlying data, and contextual descriptions of the data source, indicator and dataset from which the indicator derives.
Includes over 700 member institutions and over a half million files of social science research. Also provides access to a large number of data sets from various partners, including U.S. statistical agencies and foundations.
Requires the creation of a personal account from an on campus computer. Database can then be accessed anywhere for six months before re-authentication is required.