Responsible Data Guidelines – Additional resources

ICPSR’s Approach to Confidentiality

By Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) |

Concerns about disclosure risk have grown as more datasets have become available online and it has become increasingly easy to link data. ICPSR works to ensure that the appropriate level of confidentiality remains intact for all of its data holdings. This page describes the steps ICPSR staff take to maintain data confidentiality.

Topic(s): Anonymization, pseudonymization and de-identification, Data sharing, Informed consent, Privacy & confidentiality, Risk assessment
Type of resource: Guidelines, principles and best practices

This document is a suggested additional resource in our Responsible Data Guidelines.