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IBM is extending its free trial of SPSS until June 15th, 2020 due to the pandemic.

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    New! Carleton Branch Research Data Centre - Opening Spring 2020

    The COOL Research Data Centre will be opening a branch office at Carleton in Spring 2020. It will be located in MacOdrum Library, Room 120.

    Carleton University, the University of Ottawa and the Université du Québec en Outaouais are collaborators of the COOL RDC, which is located in the Morisset Library at University of Ottawa. The COOL RDC is part of the CRDCN (Canadian Research Data Centre Network) and provides secure access to detailed Statistics Canada data for researchers with approved research projects. The RDC is part of a national university initiative to use Statistics Canada master files with a view to strengthen social research capacity and support social and economic policy analysis in Canada.


    Data Services

    Data Services provides quantitative research data from various disciplines in the social sciences, humanities, and life sciences. Use this site to access a wide range of surveys conducted by Statistics Canada and other organizations, including some international. For help about Data Services, different datasets and statistical programs, please see our Online Help.

    Important: See our Data Use Restrictions.


    Content last reviewed: March 26, 2020