Data Use Agreements

A Data Use Agreement (DUA) is a legally binding agreement intended to at least DEFINE the Data, the TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE USE of the Data and the RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF THE PARTIES related to the use of the Data.

When one is preparing to access a dataset from an outside source, the first thing that needs to be completed is the Data Acquisition Request Form. The purpose of this form is to gather initial information to assist with processing your data acquisition request.

Please send all Data Acquisition Requests and related documents to DATAREQUEST@PSU.EDU.