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Data Repositories

How to Measure Your Data Impact?

How to cite your datasets

  • Cite ICPSR datasets This page offers guidelines and best practices for citing social science research data in order to promote vigorous and consistent attribution of datasets.
  • DataCite provides persistent identifiers (DOIs) for research data and other research outputs.


  • APA Style - APA general rule (see the description in APA Manual p. 210-211) An example:

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