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Sociology Research Guide

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Email:andrew.leykam@csi.cuny.edu
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Table of Contents:
Subject-Specific Databases
Related Databases
Internet Resources and Websites
Journals, Magazines, Newspapers
Government Resources
Atlases
Demographic Data Sources
Online books
Plagiarism and Writing Resources
Social Scientific Data Sources
Sources of Statistical / Socioeconomic / Survey Data
State Data Sources


Core databases for finding articles in this subject area.

Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Part of the Web of Science, Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities provides citations to papers and proceedings of social science and humanities conferences from 1990 to present.


eHRAF World Cultures Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text database offering information on different cultures and ethnic groups from around the world. Covers all aspects of cultural and social life such as beliefs, cultural practices, political structure, and settlement patterns. Each cultural profile consists of a "cultural summary" and a list of relevant full text sources. Users can search by keyword or browse by subject, region, or culture. Very useful for comparative studies of human behavior, society, and culture. User Guide.


Social Explorer Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Historical U.S. census data from 1790 to 2007. Use interactive maps to analyze changing demographic characteristics in U.S. states, counties, or tracts and generate statistical reports.


Social Science Citation Index Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Part of the Web of Science, Social Science Citation Index provides citations to journal articles in the social sciences, including anthropology, education, history, library science, law, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, and women's studies.


Social Sciences Full Text Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Enjoy fast access to a wide assortment of the most important English-language journals published in the U.S. and elsewhere with full text and page images from scores of key publications, plus abstracting and indexing of hundreds of others. An in-demand resource for a wide variety of users from students to social workers, Social Sciences Full Text covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences.


SocIndex FT Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Citations and select full text of scholarly articles, books, and conference papers in sociology. Topics covered include criminology, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, political sociology, social psychology, social work, sociological theory, substance abuse, violence, and urban studies.


Related databases for finding articles in this subject area.

Academic Search Complete Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Large multidisciplinary database providing abstracts and select full text of scholarly and popular publications in a wide variety of subject disciplines, including art, literature, education, history, sociology, science, and engineering. Because of its broad subject and full text coverage, Academic Search Complete is a good starting point for research on virtually any topic. Click here for a search tutorial.


America: History and Life Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Citations and abstracts of journal articles, book reviews, and dissertations covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Includes major titles such as Journal of American History, American Historical Review, and American Quarterly. (For world history see Historical Abstracts). [CSI]


Country Studies (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Descriptions and analyses of the social, economic, political, and military systems of countries throughout the world.


County and City Data Books (GEOSTAT) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Online access to County and City Data Books from 1944 to 2000. Find population, income, health, and employment statistics for U.S. cities, counties, and states. Users can create customized data sets and printouts.


Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST) (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Search country profiles to find statistics and data on armed forces, weapons production, military expenditures, government, human rights, and population.


Humanities International Complete Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Humanities International Complete provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world. Produced by Whitston Publishing (an imprint of EBSCO Publishing), this database includes all data from Humanities International Index (more than 2,300 journals and more than 2.9 million records) plus unique full-text content, much of which is not found in other databases. The database includes full text for more than 1,200 journals. Humanities International Complete is an invaluable resource for students, researchers, and educators interested in all aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought.


ICPSR: Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Archive of social science data compiled by the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research. Data covers a broad range of topics, including political science, economics, sociology, health, and education. Data sets are accompanied by a description of the scope, methodology, dates, and geographic coverage of the study and can be easily exported to statistical software such as SAS, SPSS, and Stata.


In the First Person Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Index to letters, diaries, oral histories, memoirs, and autobiographies of over 18,000 individuals found in archival repositories and other scholarly collections. Provides citations and in some cases links to full text, audio, and video files that are freely available on the web (access to some texts requires a subscription).


Infoshare Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Find population, health, and socio-economic data for New York City neighborhoods. View the demographic profile of a specific area or create comparison charts for two or more areas.


JSTOR Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text access to complete back runs of scholarly journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Coverage for most journals does not include the last 3-5 years. Users can search across the entire database or limit their search to journals in specific subject disciplines. Click here for a search tutorial.


LexisNexis Academic Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text access to a wide range of news, business, and legal information. News resources include major U.S. and world newspapers and magazines, TV and radio transcripts, newswires, and blogs. Business resources include industry and market news, company profiles and SEC filings, and country profiles and business conditions. Legal resources include law reviews and journals, U.S. case law, codes and statutes.


National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences, is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education. Their website contains data and reports related to enrollments, teachers, graduates, school crime, finances, funding, libraries, and technology.


National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This site is a rich source of information about America's health. As the nation's principal health statistics agency, NCHS compiles statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of American people. The site features information about the National Center for Health Statistics, summaries of their publications from 1994-present, news releases, and catalogs of publications and electronic products.


Population Index Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Citations to the world's demographic and population literature from 1986 - 2000, including books, articles, working papers, dissertations, and data files. Search by author, subject, region, or keyword. Back issues of the index from 1937 - 1999 are available thru JSTOR


Project MUSE Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full-text articles from scholarly journals in the humanities, arts, and social sciences primarily covering the fields of literature, history, cultural studies, political science, religion, and the arts. (Books are not available yet)


Resources freely available on the Internet.

American Sociological Association Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Web site of the American Sociological Association. The site contains up to the date news on issues impacting the discipline of sociology worldwide. Site contains links and statistics, on advocacy, the profession and jobs, funding journals and even a section providing links on resources and information for teaching Sociology.


International Sociological Association Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Website of the International Sociological Association. The site contains information on RESEARCH NETWORKS, PUBLICATIONS, funding opportunities and links to other Sociological sites from around the world.


Society for Applied Sociology Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Website for the Society for applied Sociology. Provides information on the society and information for individuals interested in clinical and applied sociology also includes a forum and other links dealing with applied Sociology.


SocioSite Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The SocioSite website was compiled and maintained by the Social Sciences department at the University of Amsterdam. They provide links to resources and information that are relevant to sociological around the world. The SocioSite is a valuable resource that provides links to high quality websites and internet resources that are both informative and very easy to use.


Journals and periodicals available online or in print at the CSI Library.

Access World News Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text access to approximately 3,000 global news sources, including newspapers, broadcast transcripts, newswires, news blogs, Web-only content and video. This database is especially strong in local and international news, including over 50 New York news sources and over 1,300 overseas sources. Coverage varies by title. [CSI]


Cultural Studies Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Explores the relation between cultural practices, everyday life, material, economic, political, geographical, & historical contexts.


Ethnic Newswatch Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press. Covers of a wide spectrum of ethnic viewpoints, including African-American, Jewish, Latino, Native-American, and Asian-American publications.


Gale Infotrac Newstand Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Finally, a one-stop source for the day's news and searchable archives. You can customize your online newspaper database features including search options. With InfoTrac Newsstand, you can search a collection of thousands of national, international, state and local newspapers, then select your own screen appearance, search options and results format. Click for Publication List.


National Newspaper Index Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Index of five major newspapers: New York Times (from 1980), Wall Street Journal (from 1980), Christian Science Monitor (from 1980), Los Angeles Times (from 1982) and Washington Post (from 1980). Also includes index for New York Times Magazine (from 1977) and New York Times Book Review (from 1980).


New York Times Historical (Proquest) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text of the New York Times from 1851 to 2007. Recent issues available thru Lexis-Nexis. Additional holdings.


New York Times Online Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The website offers free access only to subscribers. For complete full text options, see New York Times Historical (1851-2005) or Lexis-Nexis (1980-present). Additional holdings.


Social Sciences Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
All social science journals available in print or online via the CSI Library. Click on a subject heading to see all of the journals associated with that subject.


Sociology Journals at CSI Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Choose a heading from the list for specific areas of the social sciences.


Information resources provided by federal, state, or city governments.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official U.S. economic data from the Department of Labor related to topics such as employment, wages, prices, and inflation.


U.S. Census Bureau Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official demographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau covering births, deaths, education, employment, income, housing, and much more.


U.S. Department of State Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The State Department's portal of information on U.S. foreign policy and information about the State Department.


U.S. Department of State - Background Notes Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
U.S. Department of State - Background Notes


U.S. Department of State - Countries Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
U.S. Department of State - Countries


U.S. Statistical Abstract Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Statistical Abstract of the United States contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also a Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.


World Factbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
U.S. government profiles of countries and territories around the world. Information on geography, people, government, transportation, economy, communications, and military. Print edition available at the Reference Desk [Call Number: G122.U56a 2001].


Collections of maps that contain information about the geography or physical features of a region.

Atlas of the World Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access

Location: Reference (1st floor)
Call number: G 1021 .A7545 2004


National atlas maps Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Maps and fact sheet of the United States developed by the U.S. Geological Society, U.S. Department of the Interiors (1996)


National atlas of the United States of America Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A largely digital resource designed to promote greater geographic awareness through the development and delivery of products that provide easy to use, map-like views of our natural and socio-cultural landscapes.


The 21st Century World Atlas Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Covers the physical geography of the Earth using remote-sensing images in maps. Relief shown by shading and gradient tints on some maps. Includes indexes and glossary.
Location: Reference (1st floor)
Call number: G 1021 .A14 2000



American Fact Finder Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Browse, search, and map data from Census Bureau sources, including the 2000 Census, the 1997 Economic Census, and the American Community Survey.


Federal, State, and Local Government Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this page offers federal, state, and local government, tax,finance, criminal justice, retirement, education, and economic data.


State and County Quick Facts Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, State and County Quick Facts offers easy access to facts about people, business, and geography.


State Facts for Students Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, State Facts for Students offers quick statistical information on population, geography, and business,


U.S. Census Bureau Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official demographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau covering births, deaths, education, employment, income, housing, and much more.


U.S. Census Bureau: School Enrollment Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
School Enrollment data is collected annually in the October from the Current Population Survey (CPS).


U.S. County Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this web site offers quick data at the County level on various data types such as age, crime, agriculture, employment, race, ethnicity, population, income, poverty, and banking from various censuses (1977 to the most recent census). Web site is updated every 3 months.


U.S. Statistical Abstract Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Statistical Abstract of the United States contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also a Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.



EBSCO eBook Collection Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Access to over 5,000 full text e-books across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Find full text scholarly and reference books in a variety of subjects, including business, economics, computer science, history, political science, art, literature, and science.
In order to read offline or download to a reader, first create an account.
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Access the TRIAL through August


Google Books Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Offers full text of older books in the public domain and limited previews of select recent books.


GVRL-Social Science Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Social science ebooks from Gale Virtual Reference Library.



APA Style and Plagiarism Prevention Resources Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The resource page is developed to help students understand what constitutes plagiarism, and learn how to avoid it by citing sources properly using APA style.



Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Mental Health Work Group: Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Mental Health Work Group provides statistics from various surveys and reports on various issues in mental health.


Children's Defense Fund (CDF) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
CDF has a long tradition of using data to support its work to create a level playing field for all children and takes great care to ensure the accuracy of any data used or provided to others. CDF is affiliated with the U.S. Bureau of the Census as a Census Information Center for data on children and families. In this role, CDF analyzes and disseminates Census data in a variety of formats to concerned citizens, advocates, policy makers and the media.


Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics (Forum) is a collection of 22 Federal government agencies involved in research and activities related to children and families.


National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) FastStats: Mental Health Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
U.S. Mental Health data provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A resource since 1988, NDACAN promotes scholarly exchange among researchers in the child maltreatment field. NDACAN acquires microdata from leading researchers and national data collection efforts and makes these datasets available to the research community for secondary analysis.


National Institutes for Mental Health: Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides quick U.S. statistics on a variety of mental health topics.


SAMHSA's National Mental Health Information Center (NMHIC): Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS): Mental Health Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) provides guidance and technical assistance to decision makers at all levels of government on the design, structure, content, and use of mental health information systems, with the ultimate goal of improving the quality of mental health programs and services delivery.


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMHDA) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMHDA) provides access to the nation's substance abuse and mental health research data by assuring accurate public use data files (PUDF) for better understanding of this critical area of public health.


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Office of Applied Studies: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Office of Applied Studies (OAS) is an Office within the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services. OAS is the primary source of national data on the prevalence, treatment, and consequences of substance abuse in the United States.


UNICEF's data on Children Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by UNICEF, this web site contains statistical information, including data used in UNICEF's publications, The State of the World's Children and Progress for Children. Also provides technical resources for conducting UNICEF-supported Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), which are a major source of global development data.



Bureau of Justice Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Bureau of Justice Statistics collects, analyses, publishes, and disseminates information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.


County Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the National Association of Counties( NACo), NACo collects information on counties, such as county officials, courthouse addresses, county seats, cities within a county as well as various statistical and geographical information.


Data Sets, Economic Research Service/ USDA Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Economic Research Service is a primary source of economic information and research in the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


Economic Data- State by State Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Economic data, broken down by each state, provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


EpiQuery: NYC's Health Data Web Site Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
EpiQuery: NYC's Health Data Web Site


Federal, State, and Local Government Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this page offers federal, state, and local government, tax,finance, criminal justice, retirement, education, and economic data.


FedStats (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
One-stop shopping for all statistical information collected by the Federal Government. Includes data from over 100 federal agencies on topics such as economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, energy, transportation, and more.


Gay Data, provided by Drexel University, School of Public Health. Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This data is compiled and collected into one portal by Dr. Randall Sell. It is maintained by the Program for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health at Drexel University, School of Public Health. It provides a gateway to many data sources that include sexual orientation data. Some data sources include survey data on employment, health, nutrition, violence against women, crime, alcohol consumption, substance abuse, and adolescent health.


Historical Statistics of the United States : Earliest Times to the Present Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Extensive statistical information from all periods of American history.
HA202 .H57 2006
Reference, 1st floor
Volumes 1-5


Hunger Statistics for New York City, provided by City Harvest. Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Hunger Statistics are provided by City Harvest, a non-profit organization founded in 1982. City Harvest is the world's first and New York City's only food rescue program.


Infoshare Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Find population, health, and socio-economic data for New York City neighborhoods. View the demographic profile of a specific area or create comparison charts for two or more areas.


International Historical Statistics: The Americas, 1750 - 2000 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HA 175 .M55 2003


MedlinePlus: Health Statistics (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Health statistics page of the MedlinePlus Web site provides links to latest news in health statistics, statistics for specific conditions and different age groups, as well as statistical agencies and organizations.


National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This site is a rich source of information about America's health. As the nation's principal health statistics agency, NCHS compiles statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of American people. The site features information about the National Center for Health Statistics, summaries of their publications from 1994-present, news releases, and catalogs of publications and electronic products.


New York Police Department Crime Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A list of links to crime statistics, organized into various categories, including "City wide crime", and divided into the various precincts of the 5 boroughs.


New York State Dept. of Health: Health Care Data for Researchers Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Lists most current New York State statistics for AIDS, ambulatory surgery, cancer, communicable diseases, county health indicator profiles, diabetes, environmental and occupational health, heart disease, health care reform and managed care, hospital discharges, injury facts, information for state health policy, public health data set, and vital statistics.


New York State Genealogical Data Guide Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A guide provided by the New York State Archives on Genealogical Data and Statistics.


New York State Nutrition Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
New York State Nutrition Data


New York State Statistical Yearbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HA 544 .A2 2009
Holdings: 1983/84-1996,1999-2009


Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Produced by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. This tool gives access to over 100 data sources from 6 areas of crime (criminal justice, public opinion, crime and victims,arrests, courts and sentencing, and prison data)


State and Local Law Enforcement Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the Bureau of Justice, this portal offers Law Enforcement Statistics for the local and state level.


Statistical Abstract of the United States Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
For the latest edition, see Reference Desk
Call number: HA202 .A3


Statistics and Data- U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, this portal offers access to data on various aspects of housing.


U.S. County Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this web site offers quick data at the County level on various data types such as age, crime, agriculture, employment, race, ethnicity, population, income, poverty, and banking from various censuses (1977 to the most recent census). Web site is updated every 3 months.


U.S. Statistical Abstract Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Statistical Abstract of the United States contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also a Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.


University of Michigan Library- Statistical Resources on the Web Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
University of Michigan Library- Statistical Resources on the Web


USDA Food and Nutrition Service -Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS), formerly known as the Food and Consumer Service, administers the nutrition assistance programs of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


World Almanac Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
AY 64 .N5 W7 2006-2011
Reference, 1st floor


World Factbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
U.S. government profiles of countries and territories around the world. Information on geography, people, government, transportation, economy, communications, and military. Print edition available at the Reference Desk [Call Number: G122.U56a 2001].



Federal, State, and Local Government Data Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this page offers federal, state, and local government, tax,finance, criminal justice, retirement, education, and economic data.


State and County Quick Facts Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, State and County Quick Facts offers easy access to facts about people, business, and geography.


State Education Data Profiles Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Statewide information in elementary/secondary education characteristics and finance, postsecondary education, public libraries, assessments, and selected demographics for all states.


State Facts for Students Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, State Facts for Students offers quick statistical information on population, geography, and business,


UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides global and internationally comparable statistics on education, science, culture and communication


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