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Library Research Guide for Sociology 4950/4960: Senior Honors Thesis: Indexes
and Guides


Statistical Insight

Provides extensive access to U.S. statistical information. Includes an index to over 100,000 U.S. government, state, local, privately-produced and international statistical publications from 1973 to present, abstracts and tables, and background information. Provides three modes of searching. 'Find a Table' enables you to search the row-column headings & titles of published tables. 'Find a Publication' allows you to search descriptive summaries of statistical publications -- many of which are held in the Cornell Library collections. Also provides a 'List of Links' to web sites with useful information about social science statistics.

Social Explorer

Social Explorer

Online research tool designed to provide quick and easy access to modern and historical census data and demographic information. Create fast, intuitive, and illustrative maps and reports to help visually analyze and understand demography and social change throughout history. Site currently includes data from the entire US Census from 1790, all annual updates from the American Community Survey, original Census tract-level estimates for 2006+, the Religious Congregations and Membership Study from 1980, and more.

Statistics Sources for the Social Sciences Guide

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