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Data Services

Assistance/training with finding, understanding, working with and depositing all aspects of data.

  • Data Services

What are Your Data Needs?

We have consultants who can help you learn how to find, access, use, analyze, manage, and archive your data for the long term. View our services below:

  • Data Services

  • Secure Data Services

    Do you have restricted data or data storage concerns?

    We can advise you on available resources and support for restricted data access and storage.

    • Cornell Restricted Access Data Center

      The Cornell Restricted Access Data Center (CRADC) provides customized secure computing environments for working with restricted research data, meeting the individual requirements of each data provider. Our years of experience since being a National Science Foundation-funded pilot project in 1999 have provided us with the knowledge necessary to offer you an individualized research environment customized to match the required security levels for your needs.

    • Federal Statistical Research Data Center (FSRDC)

      A Census Bureau facility that meets all physical and information security requirements for access to restricted-use microdata of the agencies whose data are accessed there. Find data available in the Research Data Centers using ResearchDataGov. CCSS is a New York Research Data Center Consortium member, which has RDC labs at Baruch College, Cornell University, and Yale University. The Consortium is supported by thirteen research institutions in New York State and the New York Metropolitan area.  CCSS maintains the Consortium website,, with information on RDC proposal guidelines, data resources, and policies and procedures. For questions or assistance, contact Nichole Szembrot at

Did your research benefit from Cornell Center for Social Sciences Data Services?

Please acknowledge CCSS with the following language when publicizing or presenting your research results: “This research was supported by the Cornell Center for Social Sciences Data Services.”


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