openICPSR for Institutions and Journals

Data Sharing Redesigned. No assembly required.

Easy. Robust. Branded just for you.

  • Share your research data with the public to fulfill your organization's governmental grant requirements

  • Brand your research data-sharing service with your logo, colors, and unique URL

  • Demonstrate research transparency by making data available for replication and providing live links to publications

  • Provide your research scientists with DOIs and data citations upon deposit

  • Increase exposure and reach of your institution's research via professionally reviewed metadata, inclusion in ICPSR's data catalog, and integration with your institution's social media

  • Administer your data repository economically and easily without the need for additional technical staff or equipment and with a dashboard of usage reports available on demand

  • Share and preserve restricted-use (sensitive) data securely and with confidence

  • Trust that your research data are safe for the long term as your repository is backed by over 50 years of sustained experience from ICPSR at the University of Michigan -- the world's largest archive of social and behavioral science research data

Meeting Your Needs, Your Budget
Building Your Research, Your Name

Institutional openICPSR is a research data-sharing service developed to meet the needs of universities, journals, research centers, and departments. We offer a fully-hosted, economical, professionally-run, and trusted research data repository that demonstrates the research impact of your organization.

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Screenshot of About the Repository page

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Pricing Plans

Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4
Up to 49 annual deposits
50GB max
50-120 annual deposits
100GB max
121-225 annual deposits
210GB max
225-350 annual deposits
300GB max
ICPSR MEMBERS - Annual Rate $3,500 $6,100 $11,500 $20,100
ICPSR NON-MEMBERS - Annual Rate $4,670 $8,150 $15,350 $24,100

openICPSR for Institutions and Journals requires a three-year minimum subscription by the subscribing institution or journal.

Request a Repository

To request an openICPSR repository, please contact us at We look forward to hearing from you!