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ECON 2P10: United States Economic History

A guide to information sources for your term paper which includes tips on finding background information, books, articles, and statistics on your essay topic. There are also tips on evaluating sources, essay writing, and citing sources in APA Style.

Finding / Obtaining Data

Who produces or publishes data?

  • Government departments or agencies
  • Intergovernmental organizations
  • Private Sector Organizations
  • Individual researchers
  • You?

Finding Data

  • Open Data Sources (free)
  • Commercial Data Sources (subscription databases)
  • References in published articles or books
  • Specialized Portals


Data Guides

Statistics & Data Sources