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Data Innovation: Increasing Accessibility, Visibility and Sustainability

Organization & Address

The provider of this website is GESIS – Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences.

GESIS – Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne
Institute address:
Unter Sachsenhausen 6-8
50667 Köln
Phone: +49 (221) 47694-598
Fax: +49 (221) 47694-199


Prof. Dr. York Sure-Vetter
President of GESIS
E-Mail: praesident(at)gesis.org

Register Court and Number

Local court: Mannheim
Association register number: VR1449
Value added tax identification number: DE 814 839 735

Legal Notice

GESIS – Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences does not assume any liability for the provided information. Liability claims against the author due to material or immaterial damage caused by the use or disuse of the provided information and / or by the use of incorrect and incomplete information are generally excluded, unless the author has acted with gross negligence or willful intent. All offers are without engagement and subject to confirmation. The author expressly reserves the right to modify, amend, delete or temporarily or permanently cease publication of parts of the pages or the entire content without further notice.

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Data protection

If there is an option to enter personal or business data (e-mail addresses, names, addresses) on the website, the user will disclose such information on a voluntary basis only. Certain services (GESIS series, data access, etc.) do require statement of person related information. It is left to you whether in fact to use these services.

This information is exclusively being used for the fulfilling of the requested services and the purpose of tailoring our services to your needs.

GESIS – Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences principally refrains from passing on anonymous or person related data to third parties.

Should you have submitted person related data to GESIS you may at any time file have this data deleted. Furthermore you are at any time entitled to request information regarding the stored data related to you.

Legal validity of this disclaimer

This disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the content of the website containing a reference to this page. If any part or individual segment of this text is not or not not entirely or no longer in line with the relevant applicable legal regulations, the rest of the document shall remain in effect.