Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research


An advanced search feature allows for an easy record location and material can be downloaded in several original formats. Highly-refined navigational help tools - including a specific help documentation - help to overcome some information excess


A complex and largely defined system of multiple keywords is integrated with search-by-links engine, and a list of categories is provided to facilitate documents retrieval


Documents can be downloaded in a vast range of codes with increasing levels of complexity from ASCII, to SPSS, to text formats

Navigational Aids

Step by step tutorials are available with snapshots rich in examples. Tips are available in the searching engine, along with a specific help documentation

User Friendliness

While the general interface could be improved, it easy to spot the most important documents and content areas