Data Sets Eligibility

Data sets are made available to approved academics for classroom use, dissertations and/or other research and are free of charge to members of the Marketing EDGE Professors’ Academy. Data set usage rules may vary. Free online access to data sets is available for Members of the Marketing EDGE Professors’ Academy.

Cost to non-members is $25 per data file. The data in the library is provided “as is.”  We cannot resolve discrepancies in the data nor can we provide information beyond what is included.

Non Disclosure Agreement is required in order for us to release the data sets.

ELIGIBILITY: Data Sets are available to three groups:

    • Full-time faculty at colleges and universities
    • Ph.D. Students, doctoral candidates, and full-time researchers at colleges/universities
    • Marketing EDGE Professors’ Academy members (free of charge)

Not in one of these groups?  If you are a student or part-time faculty, your faculty advisor or department chair may acquire and make the data set available to you via one of the options shown below.

We are not permitted to provide our data sets to businesses.
Marketing EDGE should be able to verify eligibility (that the individual making the request is in one of the above three groups); for example, for a Professors’ Academy non-member, we will search for a biography page or current PhD student list on the school’s website.


For Ph.D. students and doctoral candidates:

  • Individual data set purchases ($25 per data set) via the online form
  • Through a full-time faculty member of your college/university.

Full-time faculty may:

Already a Professors’ Academy member?  There is no order form required, BUT


This Non-Disclosure Agreement is required from the data set user in order for Marketing EDGE to release data sets. A purchase or Professors’ Academy membership of an eligible party is required as well.
Please note that the data in the library is provided “as is.” We cannot resolve discrepancies in the data nor can we provide information beyond what is included.

Access to the data is not provided on this website; it is provided via email.