The UK's largest collection of digital research data in the social sciences and humanities

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UK Data Archive

For general enquiries, please email or telephone us on +44 (0)1206 872001.

The UK Data Archive upholds high standards of integrity and professionalism in all areas. We recognise we need to be responsive where these standards are challenged. If you have a complaint, please email our Director.

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Visiting the UK Data Archive

The UK Data Archive is situated on the Colchester campus of the University of Essex in the Social Science Research Centre (SSRC) building. You can find details on how to get to the University of Essex on their website.

UK Data Archive
University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park


email UK Data Archive

+44 (0)1206 872001 - Contact the UK Data Archive for general enquiries.


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+44 (0)1206 872319 - For enquiries about the website, communications, events and publicity materials, contact the Communications team.


email UK Data Service

+44 (0)1206 872143 - Contact the UK Data Service Helpdesk for enquiries about finding, accessing and using data from the UK Data Service.