10 Pages Posted: 12 Jan 2013 Last revised: 20 May 2013
Date Written: May 14, 2013
In this brief article I show that GitHub offers a comprehensive data storage service for social scientists creating and using original data sets. It has unique tools for social data set development and accuracy verification. Furthermore, GitHub fits directly into an active research workflow, particularly one that also includes R.
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Gandrud, Christopher, GitHub: A Tool for Social Data Set Development and Verification in the Cloud (May 14, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2199367 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2199367