Affiliated Organizations and Projects

Consortium of Social Science Associations

The Consortium of Social Science Associations is a nonprofit advocacy organization working to promote sustainable federal funding for social and behavioral science research and federal policies that positively impact the conduct of research. 

Data Access & Research Transparency (DA-RT Initiative) 

Working together, researchers, journal editors, publishers, and professional associations have made important progress on matters of data sharing and research transparency. Our hope is that these continuing conversations will increase the legitimacy, credibility, and openness of intellectually diverse research communities.

Harvard Dataverse

The Dataverse is an pen source research data repository developed at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science and is a collaboration with Harvard Library, Harvard University IT, and IQSS. All replication files for manuscripts submitted to the American Journal of Political Science must be stored in a Dataset within the AJPS Dataverse, on the Harvard Dataverse Network. Note that authors also can make their replication files available elsewhere (e.g., their personal website, other data repositories, etc.) as long as all of the necessary files are included in the Dataset on the AJPS Dataverse.


National Humanities Alliance

The National Humanities Alliance is a coalition of organizations dedicated to advancing humanities education, research, preservation, and public programs. We are the only organization that brings together the US humanities community as a whole.

Odum Institute for Research in Social Science at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 

The Odum Institute provides services for researchers in managing, archiving, and preserving social science data. The archive staff provide comprehensive data management consultation and support through all phases of the research lifecycle. The Odum Institute Data Archive houses one of the oldest and largestcatalogs of machine readable data in the United States and encourages researchers to deposit their data on any social science or health topic.


ORCID

ORCID is a nonprofit helping create a world in which all who participate in research, scholarship and innovation are uniquely identified and connected to their contributions and affiliations, across disciplines, borders, and time. 

Qualitative Data Repository at Syracuse University

QDR selects, ingests, curates, archives, manages, durably preserves, and provides access to digital data used in qualitative and multi-method social inquiry.  The repository develops and publicizes common standards and methodologically informed practices for these activities, as well as for the reusing and citing of qualitative data. 

Wiki Education Foundation

The Wiki Education Foundation connects higher education resources in the USA and Canada to the publishing power of Wikipedia. 

Political Science and Social Science Associations

Other Political Science Organizations
African Association of Political Science
European Consortium for Poliltical Research
European Political Science Network
International Association for Political Science Students
International Political Science Association
IPSA's Political Science National Association Members
Other Useful Political Science Links
Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs
Conflict Archive on the Internet Web Service
Council of Professional Associations on Federal Statistics 
Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research
National Science Foundation SBE
Political Resources on the Net
Resources for Methods in Evaluation and Social Research
Ultimate Political Science Links Page
Social Science Research Organizations
Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences
Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA)
Social Science Research Council
Southwestern Social Science Association
Western Social Science Association
Affiliated Social Science Associations
American Anthropological Association
American Association for Public Opinion Research
American Economic Association
American Educational Research Association
American Evaluation Association
American Finance Association
American Historical Association
American Political Science Association
American Psychological Association
American Psychosomatic Society
American Society of Criminology
American Sociological Association
American Statistical Association
Association for Asian Studies
Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management
Association of Academic Survey Research Organizations
Association of American Geographers
Association of American Law Schools
Association of Research Libraries
Council on Social Work Education
Economic History Association
History of Science Society
Justice Research and Statistics Association
Law and Society Association
Linguistic Society of America
Midwest Political Science Association
Midwest Sociological Society
National Association of Social Workers
National Communication Association
North American Regional Science Council
North Central Sociological Association
Population Association of America
Rural Sociological Society
Social Science History Association
Society for Anthropological Sciences
Society for Behavioral Medicine
Society for Empirical Legal Studies
Society for Research in Child Development
Society for Research on Adolescence
Society for Social Work and Research
Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Southern Political Science Association
Southern Sociological Society
Southwestern Social Science Association

Caucus Groups

  • Midwest Women's Caucus for Political Science
  • Midwest LGBT Caucus
  • National Conference of Black Political Scientists (NCOBPS)
  • MPSA Latino/a Caucus
  • Midwest Caucus for Public Administration