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PUBPOL 807: MPP Master's Projects

resources for thorough literature reviews

First Stops

Finding Statistics (Michigan State) - excellent overview outlining strategies for locating datasets and statistical facts.

Data and Statistics Research Guides (Michigan State) - collection of datasets organized by academic field.  Many are only available to MSU students, but search our site to see if we do as well.

Center for Data and Visualization Sciences, Duke University - get help finding data sources from the library.

Useful Data Sources and Finding Aids


Top Data Archives


Top GIS Resources

Data Citation and Data Managment Planning