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Feb 1, 2016

Sep. 25-Oct. 9, 2014 and Feb. 10-March 6, 2015 – Teens

This dataset contains questions about teens and technology use.

Feb 1, 2016

Sep. 12-18, 2014 – Web IQ, Productivity, Being Informed

This dataset contains questions about Americans’ opinions on the Internet, their knowledge of technology and the web, and the impact technology has had on workers.

Feb 1, 2016

Aug. 7-Sep. 16, 2013 – Pervasive Connectivity

This dataset contains questions about people’s opinions about Edward Snowden’s NSA leaks, their willingness to talk about the revelations in various in-person and online settings, and their usage of various social media platforms.

Feb 1, 2016

Jan. 5-8, 2012 – Mobile Commerce

This dataset contains questions about mobile commerce.

Feb 1, 2016

June 18-21, 2009 – Video Uploading

This dataset contains questions about Americans’ use of the internet to watch, download or share videos.

Nov 11, 2015

Aug. 15-25, 2014 – Science Issues

This survey contains questions about Americans’ views on science issues.

Nov 4, 2015

March 17-April 12, 2015 – Libraries and Technology Use

This survey contains questions about American adults’ relationship with public libraries as well as their use of various technological devices.

Nov 4, 2015

Feb. 13-18, 2014 – Views of Science and the Future

This survey contains questions about Americans’ views of science and technology development in the next 50 years.

Jul 7, 2014

July 18-Sept. 30, 2013 – Library Typology

This survey contains questions about American adults’ (ages 16 and older) relationships with public libraries.

Jan 1, 2014

Jan. 9-12, 2014 – 25th Anniversary of the Web

This survey contains questions about internet usage, cell and smartphone ownership, and Americans’ views about the role of the internet in their lives.