The Finnish Social Science Data Archive (FSD) is a national resource centre for social science research and teaching. FSD archives, promotes and disseminates digital research data for research, teaching and learning purposes. Data descriptions are published in Finnish and English. Quantitative datasets are translated from Finnish to English on request. Several data are already in English. All services are free of charge.
FSD promotes open access to research data, and transparency, accumulation and efficient reuse of scientific research. FSD is a national Service Provider for CESSDA.
Finnish Social Science Data Archive is covered by Thomson Reuters Data Citation Index. Further information about accessing and ordering data: http://www.fsd.uta.fi/en/data/ordering/index.html
FSD is a national service provider for CESSDA AS (to become ERIC) http://cessda.net/. FSD uses DDI metadata standard.