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Library Resources for S121: Finding Statistics

This guide is designed to connect S121 students with relevant library resources for their research.

How to find a statistic

IU Southeast Library Guide to Statistics

This guide links to a multitude of governmental agencies that are responsible for producing statistics.


Statistical Abstract of the United States 

A great resource that provides access to a multitude of U.S. statistics is the Statistical Abstract of the United States, which is a compendium of statistics from a variety of government agencies.  The most current edition is available in the Reference section of the IUS Library.  Older editions are available online (1878-2011) and in Reference (1950-present)

Call number:  REF HA202.A3


Demographic yearbook of the U.N.

Call number:  REF HA17.D45

This is a good source for statistics about other countries.



This is an online clearing house for US government statistics. The a-z index gives links to statistics about various topics.



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