Data are available for discovery and reuse in many places. Some datasets may be open without restrictions on reuse, while others may require an application for reuse and information about intended reuse. All documentation accompanying datasets should be reviewed thoroughly before reuse.
To find research data resulting from research projects, search a research data repository:
For help finding research data sources, contact your subject librarian for assistance.
To find government data search an open data portal:
For support with government information, contact Alex Burdett.
UVic Libraries provides support for locating geospatial, social sciences and humanities data:
To find statistics from Statistics Canada, CANSIM, or BC Stats, consult the library's Statistical Resources guide.