AUSSDA - The Austrian Social Science Data Archive

AUSSDA - The Austrian Social Science Data Archive

Wien | Website

Core facility (CF)

Short Description

AUSSDA - The Austrian Social Science Data Archive is a certified, national research infrastructure for the social science community. We offer sustainable and easy-to-use services in the field of digital archiving. The main beneficiaries are researchers, students, educational institutions and media professionals.

We implement international standards to make research data findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable according to the FAIR principles. AUSSDA supports the open science movement to maximize the potential for data reuse. We stand for integrity in archiving and advocate for compliance with data protection and ethical principles in research data management.

AUSSDA represents Austria as a national service provider in CESSDA ERIC, has locations at the universities of Vienna, Graz, Linz and Innsbruck and works within a network of national and international partners.

Contact Person

Lisa Hönegger

Research Services

AUSSDA - the Austrian Social Science Data Archive is an essential research infrastructure for the social sciences in Austria and the Austrian representative in the Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives (CESSDA ERIC). Our expertise not only covers data preparation, archiving and providing access to data (, but also includes consultations on research data management (

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

data preservation, data reuse, long-term-archiving, data citation, DOI, anonymisation, metadata, licences, project consultation, data management plan

Lisa Hönegger
Project Manager & Data Protection Specialist
Repositorium AUSSDA Dataverse:

Dr. Lars Kaczmirek
Head of AUSSDA
Repositorium AUSSDA Dataverse:
AUSSDA Dataverse:

AUSSDA Dataverse Terms of Service (currently only available in German):

AUSSDA Privacy Policy (currently only available in German):
Vienna University (main office)
Graz University
Linz University
Innsbruck University