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Cornell Institute for Social & Economic Research (CISER): Home

This is a quick guide to the Cornell Institute for Social & Economic Research and sources that we find useful for our researchers.

Getting Help!

Our offices on Pine Tree Road are currently closed until further notice. You can contact our data librarian for assistance finding data or our Help Desk for assistance with computing accounts or statistical software support.

Data Librarian Consultations:

  • Individual VIRTUAL consultations are available by appointment. Call/text ‪(607) 354-4358‬ or email for an appointment.

Help Desk Consultations:

Freedom on the Move

Freedom on the Move is a key database for digitized advertisements for self-liberating people created by the team at CISER and funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Archives.

Thomas Jefferson's slave ad

What can CISER do for you?

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CISER provides a range of support, technology, and collaboration in our focus areas of data services, consulting, and training for social science researchers at Cornell. We assist with advanced data support, including reproducibility services, data discovery and use, research data management practices, statistical software training, and project team support.


The CISER Data Archive has been certified as compliant with CoreTrustSeal standards

CISER Senior Data Librarian

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Lynda Kellam
391 Pine Tree Road

Research Data Management Service Group

CISER is a member of the Research Data Management Service Group, a collaborative organization at Cornell to support various data needs.