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This guide is for Dr. Taylor's distance learning sections of URP3000- Introduction to Planning and Urban Development

Common Data Sources

Use these sources below to find data related to your research topic. These sources are commonly used and fairly user-friendly.

US Census Data Tools and Applications: Explore data using interactive applications to get information from multiple surveys implemented by the US Census Bureau.

World Bank Open Data: Free and open access to data about development in countries around the world. Searches for data produced by various federal government agencies. You can search by topic.


Library Data Resources

This is a brief list of data products that the library subscribes to. You can use these tools to find survey data, demographic information and much more.

Transportation Data

Bureau of Transportation Statistics: From the US Department of Transportation. Search for data and statistics by transportation mode, region or subject.

National Transit Database: The NTD was established by Congress to be the Nation's primary source for information and statistics on the transit system of the United States.

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