Queen's University - Utility Bar

Queen's University Library

About the Social Science Data Centre

The Social Science Data Centre provides access to a broad range of survey and other statistical data from a wide range of sources, including Statistics Canada's Data Liberation Initiative (DLI), the Canadian Opinion Research Archive (CORA) and the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR). If it has to do with numbers, we can help!


Reference service is available during posted office hours, most weekdays, or by arranging an appointment.

We also offer in-class sessions. Contact us for more information.

Data Archiving

If you have gathered/purchased survey data, please consider depositing it with the Social Science Data Centre. For more information, see the Research Data Management guide.

Last Updated: 27 August 2014

Ask MADGIC a question

Ask us a question about maps, statistics, data, and government information:


Please use your Queen's email (if you have one)


Email: madgic@queensu.ca  |  Maps & Air Photos: (613) 533-6314
Data and Government Information: (613) 533-6000, ext 77481

Privacy: The personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the Queen's Royal Charter of 1841, as amended. The personal information will only be used to follow up on and contact you regarding your question or suggestion.