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SOCI 3600: Research Methods - Schlichting

3. GIS/Census

Search Terms

Keywords:

  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • American Community Survey (ACS)
  • Census
  • Census data

 

Note: limit to methodology

Encyclopedia of the U.S. Census:

Beyond the DNL

Can't find the book or article you want? Try Interlibrary Loan (ILL)!

Other options for finding books:

Google Book Search

Other options for finding articles:

Sometimes if the Library doesn't have the full text of an article, you can find it by searching for the article title in Google Scholar.

Google Scholar Search

Resources

1. The U.S. Census Bureau

2. American Community Surveys

An ongoing survey in the United States that provides data every year.

Selected Databases

Use databases to find articles on your topic. These databases are the best place to start.

Books

Article Example: