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Data Resources: Repositories and Lists

Here you'll find a list of all of the data resources that we classify as repositories or lists. A repository contains multiple separate datasets in a single interface, while a list is simply a series of links to repositories or individual datasets. (More information on our taxonomy of data resources can be found on our About Us page.)

A subset of useful information about each resource is included on this page, but more information (including links, example publications, and how to gain access to it) can be found by clicking on the resource's name.

Title Type Description Applicable Fields
Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS) Repository

Repository of open-access datasets (available for English and Dutch)

humanities, health sciences, social sciences, oral history, spatial sciences (US) List

List of government datasets and resources

all Repository

Platform for sharing datasets and facilitating collaborations. Includes a social network component.

Databrary Repository

Repository of data for developmental research on humans and animals, specializing in video, audio, and other "dense" data (although other data are welcome)

animal research, developmental psychology
Datahub repository

Self-stored repository for data

Datastage Repository

Repository of data from Stanford's online courses on multiple MOOC platforms

learning science, social sciences
Dataverse Repository

Repository of data from a variety of academic fields

Deep and interesting datasets for computational journalists: a quick list List

Blog post from Stanford’s Computational Journalism Lab that includes a list of freely available data sources

social sciences, law, health, economics, politics, public policy
Deep Learning Datasets List

List of datasets useful for deep learning and categorization, including datasets of faces, speech, text, and other images

computer vision, psychology, classification, affect, emotion, perception, language, speech, category learning, categorization
Dryad Repository

Repository for sharing and storing nearly any data type