The Finnish Social Science Data Archive (FSD) provides a single point of access to a wide range of digital research data for learning, teaching and research purposes. The archive is a national resource centre funded by the Ministry of Education and Culture. In addition to archiving and dissemination of data, key services include data-related information services and support for research data management. The archive operates as a separate unit of the University of Tampere.The FSD promotes open access to research data as well as transparency, accumulation and efficient reuse of scientific research. The FSD has been awarded the Data Seal of Approval (DSA) which is granted to an organisation that preserves digital research data in a reliable manner and enables the reuse of the data.