As part of our celebrations for the tenth anniversary of the UK Data Service SecureLab, Richard Welpton looks back at the birth of secure remote access in the UK and discusses the key challenges, successes, and benefits experienced along the way.
Data Impact blog
Dharmi Kapadia, one of our Data Impact Fellows, shares how she engaged with younger potential researchers.
The UK Data Service was involved in the organisation of three different events for the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2018: a data-based quiz for secondary school-age students; an event about the value of engaging with surveys and how they can make a difference; and a ‘Living Library’.
The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) will be announcing the winners of the Celebrating Impact 2018 this afternoon. If you’d like to follow the awards ceremony, you will be able to watch the event live on the @esrc Twitter account from 4.30pm.
The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) recently announced its shortlist for its Celebrating Impact Prize 2018. We’re delighted to see some of the researchers shortlisted have been working with data held by the UK Data Service and hope we’ve helped support their research and its impact.
Ralph Cochrane, Founder of AppChallenge and The Creative Grid, talks about the UK Data Service’s first app!
Funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the UK Data Service provides unified access to an extensive and expanding range of high-quality, international social, economic and population data – from UK Censuses to government-funded surveys, longitudinal studies and qualitative data.