UK Data Archive http://data-archive.ac.uk/ Latest news and events from the UK Data Archive and the UK Data Service (UKDS) en-gb UK Data Archive logo http://rss.data-archive.ac.uk/UK-DataArchive.jpg http://data-archive.ac.uk Webinar: Guided walk through ReSharehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5224Join our interactive online webinar, where we will ‘ walk you through the process of submitting a data collection into the ReShare repository. We will then answer any questions you may have about ReShare and depositing your data with us.Webinar: Data management basicshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5222This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn about data management. Data management is essential to make sure that well organised, well documented, high quality and shareable research data result from your research projectWebinar: Key issues in reusing datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5221Participants will hear about the key issues in secondary analysis as a method. The introductory session will briefly cover the pros and cons of reusing data and the importance of learning about the origins of your data.Webinar: Finding and accessing data in the UK Data Servicehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5220This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to hear about finding data from the UK Data Service.Introduction to Understanding Society using Stata - External eventhttps://www.understandingsociety.ac.uk/documentation/training/stataWebinar: Introduction to the UK Data Servicehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5219The UK Data Service holds the UKs largest collection of research data. This introductory webinar is for anyone with an interest in social research who wants to hear about the vast array of resources we offer.Webinar: Key data: Business datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5218This webinar is an introduction to Office for National Statistics (ONS) business data available from the UK Data Service, such as the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings.Webinar: Key data: Qualitative and mixed methods datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5217This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn about the qualitative or mixed-methods data available from the UK Data Service.Webinar: Key data: Censushttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5216Census data from 1971-2011 provides a unique source of robust population data, particularly for small areas and often-overlooked groups, such as those living in establishments.Webinar: Key data: Longitudinal datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5215This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn about the wide range of longitudinal datasets available via the UK Data ServiceWebinar: Key data: UK and cross-national surveyshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5214This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn about the key survey datasets available from the UK Data Service which provide snapshots of the UK or that allow comparisons to be made across countries.Methodology of Longitudinal Surveys II - External eventhttps://www.mols2.org.uk/Second International Conference on the Methodology of Longitudinal Surveys International Conference 2018 - External eventhttps://www.understandingsociety.ac.uk/events/2018/07/25/methodology-of-longitudinal-surveys-iiIADS - Big Data and Analytics Summer School 2018 - External eventhttps://www.iadssummerschool.com/Webinar: Research using youth and young adult data in Understanding Societyhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5346A free joint webinar between the UK Data Service and the Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER).Health Studies User Conference 2018http://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5338The annual Health Studies User Conference, organised by the UK Data Service in collaboration with UCL and NatCen Social Research, is a full-day conference and is free to attend.Webinar: Geography and longitudinal data - the UK Household Longitudinal Study and the Census Longitudinal Studieshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=53348th ESRC Research Methods Festival - External eventhttps://www.ncrm.ac.uk/RMF2018/home.phpFamily Finance Surveys User Conference 2018http://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5326The annual Family Finance Surveys User Conference, organised by the UK Data Service in collaboration with the Department for Work and Pensions and the Office for National Statistics, is a full-day conference and is free to attend.Call for abstracts - deadline 7 March for 2018 Administrative Data Research Conference.http://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/upcoming-courses/eventsitem?eventid=5274The ADR conference is a growing annual event aimed at researchers who use administrative data to better understand populations and societies. Please note that the call for abstracts is fast approaching as we are inviting 200-word abstracts to be submitted by 7th March 2018.International Conference for Administrative Data Research 2018 - External eventhttps://adr2018.wordpress.com/Vacancy: Senior Software Developer, UK Data Archivehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5348We are seeking to appoint a Senior Software Developer.Health Survey for England – survey on changeshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5347NHS Digital have launched a user feedback survey on Health Survey for England publications – deadline 18 JuneADRC-W Associate Director Advises UK Government on Trade Union Membership Statisticshttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5345Research undertaken by Rhys Davies Associate Director of ADRC-W and Research Fellow at WISERD (Wales Institute of Social and Economic Research, Data and Methods) has revealed that official statistics of trade union presence have been incorrectly estimated over the last 20 years.What can data tell us about volunteering?http://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5341Its Volunteers Week this week, so were looking at the data we hold on volunteering. Did you know, nearly two thirds of adults in England did some volunteering in 2016-17?Changes in UK Data Service Terms and Conditionshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5340Overview of the changes to our Privacy policy, Cookie policy and End User Licence.ADRC-W First Year PhD Student Awarded Prestigious Housing Prizehttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5336ADRC-W PhD student Hannah Browne Gott has been awarded the prestigious Housing Studies Association Valerie Karn Early Career Researcher Prize.Spring 2018 newsletter out nowhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5337The spring edition of the UK Data Service newsletter is out now, and includes a survey on the newsletter, so we can make sure it is giving readers the information they need.ADRC Wales team informs young high achievers programmehttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5331Two members of the ADRC Wales team have been involved in the evaluation of an education network to help Wales brightest sixth formers achieve their academic potential.Revolutionising the homelessness data infrastructure in Wales: a CaCHE and Welsh Government collaborationhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5332CaCHE and Welsh Government have agreed to jointly fund a feasibility study that could radically change the evidence base on homelessness in Wales.ADRC-W welcomes new face through ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership Waleshttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5333The Administrative Data Research Centre Wales (ADRC-W) has welcomed Lauren Burns to its team of researchers.New article by the ADRC-England team on The Lancethttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5327The Lancet has recently published a new article with ADRC-E researchers Prof Ruth Gilbert and Dr Linda Wijlaars on a cohort study comparing child mortality in England and in Sweden.Welsh careers and education data analysis underway at ADRC-Whttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5328The Administrative Data Research Centre Wales (ADRC-W) has appointed Dr Suhaer Yunus to conduct analysis of Careers Wales administrative data.National child study: children's dreams for the future 50 years onhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5325In 1969, more than 10,000 children were asked what their lives might be like when they were 25 – how many fulfilled their dreams?Longitudinal Study of Young People in England 2 - new waves availablehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5317Waves 2 and 3 of Longitudinal Study of Young People in England 2 (LSYPE2), also known as Our Future, are now available from the UK Data Service. These can be treated as cross-sectional surveys or used with the Wave 1 dataset, which has already been released, to conduct longitudinal analyses.Marking World Health Day: poverty reduction work good for teenagers healthhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5316Programmes to reduce poverty and vulnerability can significantly reduce the risks to health and wellbeing faced by teenagers in deprived parts of South Africa, according to research from Oxford, UCL and the University of the Witwatersrand.Children from lower social classes up to 5kg heavier than their more advantaged peers, new study findshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5295Findings from a new study using harmonised datasets available from the UK Data Service have found disadvantaged children weigh up to 5kg more in their childhood and early teenage years than those from more privileged backgroundsADRC-Scotland Safe Settingshttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5257The Safe Settings provide accredited researchers with secure access to linked, de-identified administrative data.Update: ONS data on labour market status of disabled peoplehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5285Changes to Office for National Statistics Data on the labour market status of disabled peopleFull Report Now Available: Public Attitudes to Data Sharing in Northern Irelandhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5265ADRC-NI researchers Professor Gillian Robinson, Professor Helen Dolk, and Dr. Joanne Given conducted research on the public's attitudes toward data sharing. A module of questions was included on the 2015 Northern Ireland Life and Times survey (NILT). That full report is now available.ADRC-Scotland: 1-day SURE safe researcher traininghttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5228Safe Users of Research data Environment Training:Next training session will take place on 23 February 2018.ADRC-NI Researchers at Knowledge Exchange Seminar Series (KESS)http://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5250Our researchers presented their survey results-which gathered public attitudes toward health data sharing in Northern Ireland-to an audience at Stormont. The event was completely full and attended by an audience of civil servants and representatives from various voluntary sector organisations.Public attitudes towards government data sharing to be revealed ahead of GDPRhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5247Ulster University researchers at the Administrative Data Research Centre Northern Ireland (ADRC-NI) are set to present significant findings on the publics attitudes toward health data sharing at a Knowledge Exchange Seminar Series (KESS) on January 31, 2018.Opportunity to take the "SURE” safe researcher training with ADRC-Scotland at 9 Edinburgh Bioquarter in November 2017http://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5157This 1-day training is regularly delivered by ADRC-Scotland, usually at its HQ at 9 Edinburgh Bioquarter.ERSC call: Funding opportunities available for a Micro Safe Setting (SafePod)http://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5156The ESRCs Micro Safe Setting Network (MSSN) is a new service to provide the facilities and support for researchers to remotely access sensitive data across the UK.Research Associate vacancyhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5154A Research Associate vacancy has arisen within ADRC Wales based at Cardiff UniversityADRC Wales event sees science in virtual realityhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5155Glitter, slam balls and virtual reality give visitors the chance to experience data scienceSwansea Science Discovery Festivalhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5125ADRC Wales are showcasing ‘Painting YOU by Numbers at the Swansea Science Festival from 8th – 10th September.Blog publication on The Conversation on ADRC-E project outcomehttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5097New ADRC-E blog article on The Conversation UK by Dr Katie Harron (LSHTM) on her recent work with ADRC-EnglandNew case study from The Farr Institute, based on an ADRC-E projecthttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5096The Farr Institute has published a new case study on its website for the project '100 Ways of Using Data to Make Lives Better'. This work was based on an ADRC-E project by PhD Student Louise Mc Grath-Lone.New ESRC blog post by ADRC-E on public engagement with data researchhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5094ESRC has published a new post by ADRC-England entitled 'Data research at science festivals: engaging the public' on its blog 'Shaping Society'.ADRC Wales public engagement eventhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5082The ADRC Wales research team hosted a public engagement workshop providing attendees with an opportunity to learn from the experiences and expertise of a range of public engagement specialists and public volunteers.New Sources of Data for Social Science Researchhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5090Elaine Mackay of the Administrative Data Service attended the New Sources of Data for Social Science Research event, hosted by the Urban Big Data Centre.Welsh Government Supporting People Programme to be evaluated using linked administrative datahttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=4520A study to evaluate the Supporting People Programme using linked administrative data has been given the go ahead by the Welsh Government.Test 26/10/2015 10:47:32 - Editedhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=4225This is a test.