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Datasets & Statistical Sources

The Datasets & Statistical Sources LibGuide is a resource for finding and evaluating data sources, including microdata, statistical databases, and tools for analyzing and visualizing data.

Welcome to our LibGuide on Data and Statistical sources! Here you will find information and tools to assist you in your data-related endeavors. Our guide is designed to support you through the entire data lifecycle, from finding reliable sources to analyzing and visualizing data effectively.

Explore our pages to discover a range of valuable resources.

  • "Finding Data": Discover tips and techniques for locating relevant and trustworthy data sources across various disciplines.

  • "Microdata Sources": Dive into a curated collection of sources that provide microdata, offering detailed information at the individual level for more in-depth analysis.

  • "Statistical Sources": Access a variety of statistical databases, repositories, and surveys to gather accurate and up-to-date statistical information for your research and analysis.

  • "Evaluating Data": Learn how to critically evaluate the quality, reliability, and relevance of datasets, ensuring your work is built on a solid foundation.

  • "Citing Data": Find resources for citing data sources to uphold academic integrity and facilitate transparency in your research.

  • "Resources for Analyzing and Visualizing Data": Explore a selection of tools, software, and techniques to help you effectively analyze, interpret, and visualize data, transforming raw information into meaningful insights.

We are committed to assisting you throughout your data journey. If you have any questions or need further guidance, don't hesitate to reach out to our knowledgeable librarians who are here to support your research endeavors. Happy exploring and successful data analysis!