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.Webinar: 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.understandingsociety.ac.uk/mols2Second 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-iiWebinar: Guided walk through ReSharehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5213Join our interactive online webinar, where we will ‘ walk you through the process of submitting a data collection into the ReShare repository.Webinar: Key issues in reusing datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5212Participants 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: Data management basicshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5211This 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 project.Webinar: Finding and accessing data in the UK Data Servicehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5210This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to hear about finding data from the UK Data Service.Webinar: Introduction to the UK Data Servicehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5209This introductory webinar is for anyone with an interest in social research who wants to hear about the vast array of resources we offer.Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Datahttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/upcoming-courses/eventsitem?eventid=5078This course is ideal for health and social care researchers, social scientists, clinical practitioners and health care Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data managers who wish to build on their pre-existing theoretical knowledge and skills in the analysis of linked health data.A showcase of student research using the ONS Longitudinal Study and Census microdatahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5235A showcase of student research using the ONS Longitudinal Study and Census microdata (aka Samples of Anonymised Records/SARs)Leadership in Project Managementhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/upcoming-courses/eventsitem?eventid=5077This course is ideal for health and social care researchers, social scientists, clinical practitioners and health care managers who wish to build on their pre-existing theoretical knowledge and skills in the analysis of linked health data.Webinar: Best practice in governance of data for research: Licensing and accessinghttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=523460 years of our lives: A scientific conference celebrating the National Child Development Study at 60 - External eventhttp://www.esrc.ac.uk/news-events-and-publications/events/60-years-of-our-lives-a-scientific-conference-celebrating-the-national-child-development-study-at-60/Introduction to Hospital Episode Statisticshttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/upcoming-courses/eventsitem?eventid=5173Webinar: Love Data Managementhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5239Love Data Week 2018 - External eventhttp://lovedataweek.org/..Introductory Analysis of Linked Health Datahttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/upcoming-courses/eventsitem?eventid=5076This course is ideal for health and social care researchers, social scientists, clinical practitioners and health care managers who wish to build on their pre-existing theoretical knowledge and skills in the analysis of linked health data.ONS Earnings Statistics User Event - External eventhttps://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ons-earnings-statistics-user-event-tickets-42072412719The aim of the event is to share analyses and showcase new analysis ideas.#DataImpact 2018: Realising the Potential of Research Datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5233Webinar: Key data: Business datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5113This 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.SQL Database Management Softwarehttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/upcoming-courses/eventsitem?eventid=50651-day SURE safe researcher traininghttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/upcoming-courses/eventsitem?eventid=5229Safe Users of Research data Environment Training:Next training session will provisionally take place on 23 January 2018.1971 and 1961 Census microdata sampleshttp://census.ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5227A suite of microdata samples from the 1971 and 1961 censuses have been made available at the UK Data Service and in the ONSs Secure Research Service.#DataImpact2018: Realising the Potential of Research Datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5232Realising the Potential of Research Data event, 5.30 - 8.30pm 1 February 2018Consultation opens on Smoking, Drinking and Drug Use Surveyhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5226NHS Digital has launched a consultation on its Smoking, Drinking and Drug Use Among Young People in England (SDD) survey, to see if it can be improved and to help design future surveys.CESSDA shares online data management guide with expert tips on all stages of the research data life cyclehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5225CESSDA has announced the launch of their new online expert tour guide on data management.25 years of longitudinal household data now availablehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5206For the first time in the studys history, data from the British Household Panel Survey (BHPS) has been harmonised with Understanding Society to create 25 years of longitudinal data.Overview of the LFS/APS User Conference 2017http://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5207The annual Labour Force and Annual Population Surveys User Conference took place on Friday 20th November at the Royal Statistical Society in London #LFSAPS17.Closer launches new learning hub for longitudinal datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5202A new online teaching resource introducing longitudinal studies and data to non-experts.Alcohol Awareness Week highlights uses of datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5194Alcohol Awareness Week is a national campaign and takes place from 13-19 November 2017 with this year's focus on alcohol and families.Understanding Society - Insights 2017 report published todayhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5190New Insights into UK society today from longitudinal researchWork starts on a research portal to help researchers address UK energy challengeshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5187The UK Data Service is embarking on an exciting five year multi-disciplinary research programme.The Autumn 2017 UK Data Service Newsletter is out!http://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5188The Autumn edition of the UK Data Service newsletter is now available.Talking to users about our services and resourceshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5185The UK Data Service is developing a new User Experience Programme.Scoop.it - Innovative ideas for teaching with datahttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5186Visit our Scoop.it page for inspiration.ONS announces changes to Crime Surveyhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5182The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has announced changes to the Crime Survey for England and Wales following a consultation earlier this year.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.Award for Welsh Life-Saving Data Analysis Presented in Scotlandhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5063At the ADRN 2017 Conference delegates chose a Swansea University Medical School academic to receive an award for her presentation about Wales mobile critical care service and how data analysis conducted in the ADRC Wales offices in Swansea is helping to save lives.ADRC-NI supports NICOLA Participant Panel Dayhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5068A panel of participants from the Northern Ireland Cohort for the Longitudinal Study of Ageing (NICOLA) has been established with the support of the ADRC-NI public engagement stream.ADRC-E at the Cheltenham Science Festival 2017http://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5057ADRC-England is joining the University of Southampton 'Bringing Research to Life' Roadshow at the Cheltenham Science Festival 2017.ADRN Working Paper Serieshttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5048The ADRN is setting up a Working Paper Series for any technical, procedural or research-focused papers that are relevant to the work of the ADRNNew CDRC tutorial series by ADRC-E co-Investigator Dr James Cheshirehttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5030CDRC has released a new tutorial series with ADRC-E co-Investigator Dr James Cheshire on techniques for handling, analysing and visualising spatial data in R.First issue of the International Journal of Population Data Science publishedhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5019The International Journal of Population Data Science (IJPDS) is now live and that the first issue has been published.Home energy efficiency improvements are having a positive impact on healthhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=4996New research shows for the first time how Welsh Government funded home energy efficiency improvements, aimed at low income households, are having a positive impact on health.NCRM podcast with ADRC-E Deputy Director Prof David Martinhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=4987The National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM) has published a new podcast with ADRC-E Deputy Director Prof David Martin about how the creation and use of synthetic data sets could help data owners and researchers deal with privacy concerns.Seminar: Sparse estimation of huge networks with a block-wise structurehttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=4934Professor Francesco Moscone from Brunel University will speak at an Institute for Analytics and Data Science seminar on networks with a very large number of nodes, and the challenges they pose to traditional Gaussian graphical modelling approaches. University of Essex, Mon 20 February, 12-1pm 5N.4.6ADRC-W Alcohol Consumption and Population Health Seminarhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=4933The latest Administrative Data Research Centre Wales (ADRC-W) seminar on ‘Alcohol Consumption and Population Health took place today at Cardiff Universitys main building.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.