Aggregating and Advertizing Data & Statistical
Data Portal: http://library.uncg.edu/data_services/
Delicious page: http://delicious.com/uncgdata
Sessions on finding government statistics and
One-on-one assistance distinguishing between
sources of data for research projects.
Identifying general use data sets to acquire.
Relevancy and demand: The primary consideration
for acquisition will be relevance to research and
teaching needs at UNCG.
Physical format of data
Authority of data
Assist users in acquiring freely available data
in conjunction with the library liaison.
Attempt to purchase data sets for UNCG
researchers dependent upon funding and the
Library’s ability to comply with license and use
Methodological questions or data analysis and
interpretation are beyond the scope of the
Library's Data Services.
The Library does not currently support GIS
The Inter-university Consortium for Political and
ICPSR’s mission is to:
Collect and preserve research data.
Disseminate data for further analysis and instruction
by researchers, scholars and instructors.
Serve as a leading quantitative analysis training
Access ICPSR from the Database list.
Archives within ICPSR
Child Care & Early Education, Research
132 datasets and over 11,000 resources on child
care and early education
Other Data Sources
National Center for Education Statistics Data
Includes Pre-Elementary Education Longitudinal
Study (PEELS) from the National Center for
Special Education Research
National Longitudinal Transition Study-2
Special Education Elementary Longitudinal
Data Use Tutorial
Bibliography of Data Related Literature
ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative
SAS and SPSS tutorials