Re-use of research data in the social sciences. Use and users of digital data archive

« The aim of this paper is to investigate the re-use of research data deposited in digital data archive in the social sciences. The study examines the quantity, type, and purpose of data downloads by analyzing enriched user log data collected from Swiss data archive. The findings show that quantitative datasets are downloaded increasingly from the digital archive and that downloads focus heavily on a small share of the datasets. (…) »

source >, Elina Late, Michael Ochsner, 10 mai 2024,