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/stataManaging and sharing research data: best practice for data protectionhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5373In this two-day hands-on workshop, you will learn best practices for managing and publishing research data resulting from research with participants.Webinar: Key data: Data about countrieshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/eventsitem/?id=5374This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn about the international time series data available 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.Congratulations on the launch of German QualiServicehttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5375We're delighted to hear that Qualiservice has been supported as a data service centre by the Deutsche ForschungsgemeinschaftBuilding Skills and Making Connections for Public Engagementhttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5356In an ideal world, social science research leads to noticeable positive impact in the everyday lives of people. Public engagement is a tool to support impactful research; it ensures transparency and accountability. Public engagement builds two-way dialogue, collaboration, and partnerships.Big Data and Analytics Summer Schoolhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/news-and-events/newsitem/?id=5353The Essex Big Data and Analytics Summer School runs from 23 July to 3 August, and includes a session from Louise Corti from the UK Data ServiceADRC-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.ADRC-W team informs young high achievers programmehttp://adrn.ac.uk/news-events/newsitem?newsid=5331Two members of the ADRC-W 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.ADRC-W 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 scienceWelsh 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.