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Journal article

Krämer, Thomas, Andrea Papenmeier, Zeljko Carevic, Dagmar Kern, and Brigitte Mathiak. 2021. "Data-Seeking Behaviour in the Social Sciences ." International Journal on Digital Libraries 22 (2): 175–195. doi:

Krämer, Thomas, Claus-Peter Klas, and Brigitte Hausstein. 2018. "A data discovery index for the social sciences." Nature Scientific Data 2018 (5): 180064. doi:

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Contribution to edited volume

Krämer, Thomas, Zeljko Carevic, Dwaipayan Roy, Claus-Peter Klas, and Philipp Mayr. 2021. "ConSTR: A contextual search term recommender." In Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2021, 295-296. IEEE Computer Society. doi:

Papenmeier, Andrea, Thomas Krämer, Tanja Friedrich, Daniel Hienert, and Dagmar Kern. 2021. "Genuine information needs of social scientists looking for data." In Proceedings of the association for information science and technology, 58 1, 292-302. doi:

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Working and discussion paper

Krämer, Thomas, Fakhri Momeni, and Philipp Mayr. 2017. Coverage of Author Identifiers in Web of Science and Scopus.

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Krämer, Thomas. 2017. A data discovery index for the social sciences. doi:


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Conference contribution

Krämer, Thomas. 2022. "Better ask the right questions: Leveraging fielded surveys for future research." IASSIST Conference 2022. doi:

Klas, Claus-Peter, Thomas Krämer, Sigit Nugraha, and Oliver Hopt. 2022. "Experiences with converting DDI among versions using DDI-FlatDB: From Documentation to Search for Questions for Service Provider using DDI." IASSIST 2022, 7-10 June, Gothenburg, Online, 07.06.2022.

Krämer, Thomas, and Sebastian Nordhoff. 2022. "IMTVault: Extracting and Enriching Low-resource Language Interlinear Glossed Text from Grammatical Descriptions and Typological Survey Articles: Proceedings of The 8th Workshop on Linked Data in Linguistics within the 13th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference." 13th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference lREC 2022, LREC 2022, Marseille, 24.06.2022.

Krämer, Thomas, Esra Akdeniz, Claus-Peter Klas, Alexander Mühlbauer, Oliver Hopt, and Martin Friedrichs. 2021. "DDI Search: The missing link between researcher and repository." European DDI User Conference 2021, Online, 30.11.2021. doi:

Krämer, Thomas, Zeljko Carevic, Dagmar Kern, Andrea Papenmeier, and Brigitte Mathiak. 2020. "Data Seeking Behaviour in the Social Sciences: An observation study." RDA 16th Plenary Meeting, Virtuell, 11.11.2020.

Krämer, Thomas. 2020. "Euro Question Bank: Microservices and UI for fielded survey question search ." 12th Annual European DDI User Conference (EDDI20), Virtuell, 02.12.2020.

Hausstein, Brigitte, Thomas Krämer, Karoline Harzenetter, Ute Koch, Jana Meichsner, and Claus-Peter Klas. 2016. "Knocking on data repositories’ doors - Die Entwicklung eines Suchdienstes für sozialwissenschaftliche Daten." RDA Deutschland Treffen GFZ Potsdam 28-29 November 2016, 29.11.2016.

Hausstein, Brigitte, Thomas Krämer, Karoline Harzenetter, Ute Koch, Jana Meichsner, and Claus-Peter Klas. 2016. "Knocking on data repositories’ doors - How to build an integrated search index for social and economic data ." Digital Infrastructures for Research 2016: Krakow 28-30 September 2016.


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Akdeniz, Esra, and Thomas Krämer. 2019. "The CESSDA EuroQuestionBank: Search, find and reuse questionnaire items from social scientific research: Webinar." 29.11.2019.