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The Dataverse Research Data Repository at Texas State University: Dataverse Support

Guide to using Dataverse to manage and share data

Texas State University Dataverse: Support

General policies for Dataverse are available here. For further information on using the repository, please consult the User Guide or contact us at

Data Sharing Help

Some tips on sharing data from Libbie Stephenson (UCLA Social Science Data Archive)

Sharing Your Data

This document will provide you with some things to consider if you want or need to make your data available to others. This document is freely available under a Creative Commons license in PDF format.

Preparing Data for Sharing

How you get your data ready depends on the format -- do you have a dataset, a video, a recording? This document contains some resources to use to manage files in various technical formats, including statistical files; video, audio and multi-media; archaeology; history; performing arts; literature, language and linguistics; visual arts; digital games; and survey data. It is freely available under a Creative Commons license. PDF format.

All About Codebooks

This document will aid in understanding how codebooks are constructed and how to "read" or interpret them in using associated data. It is freely available under a Creative Commons license.