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Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print [EBSCO]

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Citation Guides

Citation Guides & Style Manuals (Social Sciences)

Documentation Guidelines for Citing Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism (Duke University)
Guides for Turabian, Chicago Manual of Style, MLA, and APA

RefWorks Import Instructions

Online Reference Sources

A scholar-curated library of subject bibliographies in the humanities & social sciences; each entry offers a guided tour through key literature on a topic.

Dictionaries

2005

2500+ entries provide definitions, summaries and references in contemporary sociology.

Statistics & Data

Population, housing, economic and geographic data from the 1990 and 2000 U.S. Decennial Censuses, the latest Economic Census, and reference maps.

Census, vital, church, court & immigration records for the US & UK, plus material on other areas. Major components: US federal census 1790-1930 (incl. manuscript returns); historical maps; Social Security Death Index; etc.

1790 to present

Data from the most recent U.S. census to the historical decennial census conducted throughout the decades.

1531 - 2000

Covers population, work & welfare, the economy, and government. Data may be downloaded and custom tables created. Includes essays, data reliability and references to secondary literature.

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research provides data, documentation and links to related literature, which can be searched and downloaded by member institutions.

2013+

A collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States and selected international data. Continues Census Bureau title.

1790 to present

Easy access to demographic information about the U.S.