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Resources on Designing a Survey
Qualtrics @ UR
Qualtrics Survey Software: UR Log In
Qualtrics is a web-based tool for creating and administering surveys and is provided free of charge for UR faculty and students by the Office of Institutional Effectiveness. Log in with your UR ID and password.
Support and training on using Qualtrics to build and administer surveys.
Finding existing survey instruments
Use these tools to find questions from existing surveys:
ICPSR's Variable Database
ICPSR is a large social sciences data archive; the Variable Database allows you to search the questions asked in many of the studies held by the archive.
Archive of public opinion polls from the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research at Cornell University, with datasets from both U.S. and international polling firms since 1935, on topics such as social issues, politics, pop culture, international affairs, science, the environment.
Accounts created before February 2020 are no longer valid; please register for a free account with your richmond.edu email address to download data.