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November 9, 2012.. Lithuania HSM archive (LiDA) organizes the 8-hour academic methodological training "Empirical data resources and analysis of data on the Internet“ Place: Kaunas University of Technology (by prof. Algis Krupavičius his workshops delivered by lecturers Dr. Giedrius Žvaliauskas, Dr. Ligita Šarkutė, Doct. Justina Ražanauskaitė). Training will bring LiDA and other European data archives resources and the use of facilities will be trained to analyse data with Nesstar software.


LiDA Archive (Politics and Public Administration Institute) has training of  ERASMUS practice program students from the Università degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale (Vercelli, Italy). European and Comparative Politics and Culture master degree program students Andrea Pasquale Marra and Stefano Giovanni Maria Marchesi.

CESSDA welcomes a new member: LiDA. CESSDA is pleased to announce that the Lithuanian Data Archive for Social Science and Humanities (LiDA), based in Kaunas, has joined CESSDA. Read more:

October, 2011 - The first edition of the data and documentation from ESS Round 5 have been released and can be accessed from the ESS Data Archive website ( This edition includes data from 20 countries – Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom.

May 11, 2011 - LiDA startedsearch  program  by variables, 

June 6, 2011 - LiDA has stored the 200th data set "PGI: Civic Empowerment Index"  2009

May 23-24, 2011. LiDA has organized second international Data Confrontation Seminar „Challenges to Social Survey Research: Methodology and Excellence“. Lecturers: Oliver Lipps
Swiss Foundation for Research in Social Sciences, FORS and Brita Dorer  (GESIS – Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences) 

February 12, 2011 -  LiDA  methodological seminar  „ Inferential Statistics in Social Sciences“  by assoc. prof. Vydas Čekanavičius  . Place: Vilnius, Mykolas Romeris University.

January 29, 2011 - LiDA methodological seminar  „Analysis of Social Survey Data“ by assoc. prof. Eglė Butkevičienė;  Place: Vilnius, Mykolas Romeris University.

December  6-9, 2010 -  LiDA researchers has visited Swiss Centre of Expertise in the Social Sciences  (FORS) and enjoyed best practise seminar  followed by the discussion on the  continuity and future cooperation.


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