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Data sources

Data sources

Bartholomew's digital mapping service Provider of mapping from detailed city street plans to world mapping at a variety of scales
British Isles GPS archive Facility A NERC facility delivering archived GPS data to the scientific community, from the British Isles network of currently 120 continuous GPS stations, since 1998.
British Geological Survey The UK's National Centre for earth science information and geoscience solutions.
CESSDA - Council of European Social Science Data Archives Social Science Data Archives Integrated Data Catalogue.
Data Archive, University of Essex Specialist National resource containing the largest collection of accessible computer readable data in the social sciences and humanities in the UK.
EDINA - Edinburgh University Data Library Edinburgh Data and Information Access - providing national online services for the UK higher education and research communities.
ELECTION data from around the World Source of information on recent and forthcoming elections around the world.
Environmental data from NERC NERC data holdings on: Atmospheric Sciences; Marine Sciences; Geosciences; Hydrology; Terrestrial/Freshwater Ecology; Earth Observation; Science-based Archaeology; Antarctic or Polar Sciences.
ESRC Social Science Information Gateway - SOSIG Online catalogue of high quality internet resources for the social sciences.
EUROBAROMETER - data on public opinions on contemporary issues in Europe and beyond. Data from surveys resulting from a programme of cross-national and cross-temporal social science research projects.
European Environment Agency datasets listings Access to the EU data sets used in EEA periodical reports.
GIS data - ArcData Online ESRI's Internet mapping and data site.
Go-Geo! - UK geospatial data search & geospatial resource portal Go-Geo! is a free service - funded by JISC - allowing UK academic geospatial dataset searches, using multiple metadata databases.
International Data Base - source of global demographic and socio-economic statistics Computerised data bank containing statistical tables of demographic and socio-economic data for 227 countries and areas of the world.
Manchester Information and Associated Services - MIMAS JISC supported national data centre providing online access to strategic research and teaching datasets, key bibliographic information, software programs, specialist support and training, and large scale computing resources for the UK academic community.
Meteorology Site, World Data Center Acquires, catalogues and archives data relating to world climate.
North American Oceanographic and Atmospheric US National Climatic Data Center (NOAA) North American national resource for climatic information.
Ocean-Atmosphere Data Set, Comprehensive (COADS) Global marine climate data centre.
Office for National Statistics, Time Series Data Time Series Data is a free-of-charge service that gives access to a comprehensive database of more than 40,000 time series from major National Statistics economic and socio-economic releases.
Ordnance Survey Britain's national mapping agency.
Qualidata - Qualitative Data Service ESRC, locates, evaluates and catalogues research data. Centre concerned with research data arising from the range of social science disciplines: sociology; social policy; anthropology; social and economic history; political science; social and human geography; social psychology.
Satellite Data at NOAA Search and view online satellite data service.
Soil Survey and Land Research Centre Conducts research and consultancy and offers a range of scientific services relating to soil resources in the UK.
UKBorders - UK Digitised boundary data available to the HE Community Web-based interface that provides digital boundary datasets of the UK for download.
UK Energy Statistics Provides the latest statistics on energy production, consumption and prices in the UK.