UK Data Archive


Institutional & individual members have access to a reasonable number of data. Notes are available for free to non-members, while access to certain data requires subscription, but data for non-commercial purposes can be always downloaded at no cost

Fee Policy

Searching and browsing are free. A membership fee is required to conduct online data analysis or to download data. Individual membership is allowed. Members are not charged for non-commercial use of the data

Free Retrieved Material

Non-members can access a catalogue of records with a full study description in the online catalogue that also provides access to online documentation and variable lists. Online documentation also includes user guides containing information on how to use data and how data were collected

Linking Richness

Internal links are many and well organized, creating a complex but effective architecture. External links connect the site with its networking institutions and with external databanks, accessible once membership to the UK Data Archive is obtained