Between November 2016 and February 2017, FORS, the Swiss Centre of Expertise in the Social Sciences, conducted an online survey of social science researchers in Switzerland to better understand researchers’ attitudes, practices, and needs specifically regarding data sharing and re-use.
Here are some key findings:
Click here to consult the report "Data sharing and re-use: Researcher practices, attitudes and needs - FORS survey of social science researchers in Switzerland".
Read the full news item on the FORS website.
Take a look at FORS' Annual Report 2016 to find out more about FORS' core activities, scientific collaborations, publications, facts and figures. The report also includes a note from the FORS director, Professor Georg Lutzon,on linked data for innovative research.
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