Plans & Pricing

  • Self-Deposit Package - Immediate access & DOI; long term storage; metadata review. Self-deposit package is currently free for all users to share their data up to a 2GB limit.

  • Professional Curation Package - Contact us for a quote - Full data curation emphasizing access tools for broader utilization and normalization of data and documentation to durable formats. This package is highly recommended by ICPSR.

  • openICPSR for Institutions and Journals - Fully-hosted, branded for your organization, professionally-run, and trusted data repository that demonstrates the research impact of your organization. Appropriate for universities, journals, professional associations, research centers, and departments.

Deposit, Citation, & Discoverability

Self-Deposit
Package
Professional
Curation Package
DOI issued; data citation produced; compliance report (certificate of deposit) emailed to depositor; utilization reporting X X
Professional metadata review & enhancement by ICPSR data curators - experts in meta tags for the social & behavioral sciences; inclusion in ICPSR's data catalog X X
Full-service metadata generation and bibliography search - X

more features

Self-Deposit
Package
Professional
Curation Package
Online deposit X X
Online payment of deposit fee (required) X -
Editable, self-generated metadata record X X
Professional metadata review X X
Full-service (professional) metadata generation - X
Inclusion in ICPSR's union catalog (ability to find data via ICPSR's search tools) X X
Version-system enabling ability to update new/ corrected versions of data & documentation X X
Self-generated bibliography X n/a
Full-service bibliography search - X

Preservation & Sustainability

Self-Deposit
Package
Professional
Curation Package
Long term electronic storage of published files; Continuous computing/cloud capabilities - uninterrupted service X X
Normalization of data and documentation to durable formats - X

Access

Self-Deposit
Package
Professional
Curation Package
Immediate availability of published bit-level data; Public-use data access free to any data user X X
Data, file, and documentation review and testing - X
Professional processing of data and documentation including standardization of missing values; standardized code book produced - X
Stat package conversion to SPSS, SAS, Stata, delimited text, R, online analysis - X
Variable-level search produced with question text - X
User Support - X

more features

Self-Deposit
Package
Professional
Curation Package
File-level browsing X X
Online Analysis (SDA) enhanced - with question text included - X
Reviewed for development of instructional (teaching) materials - X
Delayed Dissemination - X
Announcement to data community of availability of the study - X

Restricted-use Data and Disclosure Services

Self-Deposit
Package
Professional
Curation Package
Dissemination of restricted-use data via Virtual Data Enclave X X
Review of data for direct & indirect identifiers; production of public-use data, if plausible - X

Need help deciding? Contact us at deposit@icpsr.umich.edu or 734-647-2200.