Great Website for Identifying Statistics Sources!!
The Electronic Data Center has joined with other groups to form the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS). Dr. Rob O'Reilly of the ECDS provides data support for the Emory community. The excellent webpage, called Browse the Data Freeway, has links to many statistical information sources (many of which are also included in this guide). The links are divided into categories such as "health", "education", etc...
General Statistical Information
Find congressional documents
An excellent source for public policy, CQ Library includes:
- CQ Weekly, authoritative, non-partisan information on Congressional activity including voting analysis and background reports.
- CQ Researcher, a weekly that analyses current and controversial issues.
- CQ Supreme Court Collection contains court decisions, biographical information on justices, institutional history, and a feature that allows analysis and comparison of the voting records of a justice.
Congress Collection is an integrated Congressional database which
includes numerous encyclopedic entries, legislative policy histories,
statistics, chronologies, biographies, electoral data, voting records,
- CQ Voting and Elections provides detailed information on elections at the national and state levels.
- CQ Public Affairs
Collection contains a variety of source material organized by 22 key
- Encyclopedia of American
Government provides information on Congress, the Presidency, the
Supreme Court and U.S. elections.
Use to find laws, hearings, congressional reports, etc...