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by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Mar 5, 2014
This guide lists key sources of Census data covering both the latest releases from the current 2000 Census and data going back to 1790. Print and electronic sources are included.
Community Analysis
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Oct 3, 2013
This guide highlights key sources of city and state demographic statistics, economic indicators, social indicators, housing, education and industry data. Current and historical data included with links to online mapping tools. Sources are primarily online
Data Management
by Wanda Anderson, Margaret Cohen, Enid Karr, Barbara Mento, Jane Morris, Sally Wyman - Last Updated Apr 2, 2014
Resources for researchers required to design a data management plan or who need assistance in data research.
Data Visualization
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Mar 3, 2014
Tools and resources for visualizing data focusing on open access software and data sources
Data/Statistics/GIS Portal
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Apr 16, 2014
Starting Point for Data/Statistics/GIS Research
Education Statistics
by Brendan Rapple - Last Updated Jul 22, 2013
This guide points to a select number of databases and web sites providing statistical information for Education.
Find Statistics for the Social Sciences by Topic
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Mar 10, 2014
This guide provides quick links, primarily to tables, in the social sciences. It is organized by major topics and highlights statistics for some of the most frequently requested areas.
Finding Data/Data Support
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Sep 11, 2013
Offers research strategies for finding data in general and select broad subject areas.
Finding Spatial Data for Mapping (GIS)
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Apr 16, 2014
Includes spatial data sources and mapping tools and support persons. Boston College supports several Geographic Information Systems software packages on campus.
Foreign Trade
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Aug 7, 2013
This guide describes major Foreign Trade datasets, both U.S. and International, focusing only on electronic formats. It also includes links to the major trade classification systems and some statistical indexes and trade policy web sites.
Health Statistics
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Feb 11, 2014
This guide highlights health data available at the state, federal and international level in several areas of health care and health administration. Primary sources are the Federal Government and international agencies.
International Statistics
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Mar 30, 2014
The purpose of this guide is to highlight key statistical information covering International sources. There is a special emphasis on electronic access to Demographic, Economic, Financial and Social Science data.
OECD iLibrary and OECD.Stat Help Guide
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Oct 21, 2013
Description of full text OECD data and publications collections. Searching instructions for downloading spreadsheet and other formats for data.
Open Access Data
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Mar 3, 2014
Major open access data by subject area.
Opinion Polls and Social Science Surveys
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Aug 23, 2013
Find opinion polls and social surveys from both free and subscription resources. Some resources contain quick survey statistics, while others offer downloadable data in formats compatible with statistical software that are used for secondary analysis.
United States Statistics
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Dec 4, 2013
Key statistical information covering United States sources.

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