You can preview and download the dataset from this tab. The dataset is broken into two files types, Edges and Nodes, and is available in multiple file formats, compatible with most common software packages. You can also view and download the Codebook, which provides information on the structure, contents, and layout of the dataset.
This dataset is designed for teaching the exponential random graph model (ERGM). The dataset is a subset of the 2008 UK Faculty dataset, and the example fits the ERGM to the friendship network of the subset of the faculty of a UK university. The dataset file is accompanied by a Teaching Guide, a Student Guide, and a How-to Guide for R.