Thanks to a licensing agreement between DataFirst and the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (one of the oldest and largest data archives in the world, based at the University of Michigan), UCT researchers can now access the more than 500,000 data files held by the ICPSR.

In order to browse and download the ICPSR holdings, visit their website from a UCT IP address (i.e. a computer connected to the campus network) and register as a user.

The ICPSR website can be accessed at

DataFirst can assist you in accessing ICPSR holdings - simply submit a ticket requesting help.