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ready Data Documentation Initiative Controlled Vocabularies

Abbreviation: DDI CVs

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The Data Documentation Initiative (DDI) Controlled Vocabularies Group (CVG) has created a set of controlled vocabularies (CVs) that can be used with DDI as well as for other purposes and applications. The DDI CVs are used to aid in the description and documentation of data in the social science research community. The published DDI-CVs work with both versions of the DDI specification (DDI-L and DDI-C).


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Controlled Vocabularies for DDI 3: Enhancing Machine-Actionability

Taina Jaaskelainen, Meinhard Moschner, Joachim Wackerow
IASSIST quarterly / International Association for Social Science Information Service and Technology 33(1):34 2010

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Finnish Social Science Data Archive
The Finnish Social Science Data Archive (FSD) is a national-level service resource for research and teaching in Finland. FSD promotes data sharing and curates and disseminates digital research data for research, teaching and studying purposes. FSD serves both Finnish and international users. FSD is an expert in the curation and preservation of digital research data collected to study society, people and culture. FSD focuses on acquiring Social Science data, but data from other relevant fields (Arts and Humanities, Education, and Health Science) is also archived. FSD is Finland's service provider for CESSDA ERIC, the Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives.

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