Get credits for datasets



If you publish a dataset you collated yourself, you will be cited more often. You also enable secondary users to verify the research findings and their robustness and to sustain them.

Duration 20 min

  • Familiarise yourself with the following three repositories for research data from economics and the social sciences:
  • datorium (provided by GESIS)
  • Research Data Centre Enterprise and Organisation Data (FDZ-BO) (provided by DIW German Institute for Economic Research), in German only
  • Verbund Forschungsdaten Bildung (operated by Research Data Centre for Education of the DIPF – Leibniz Institute for Research and Information in Education)


  • Check datorium
  • Check FDZ-BO
  • Look at Verbund Forschungsdaten Bildung


Date: September 2020
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