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SOCI 121 / PSYC 120 Introduction to Research Methods

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  • associations 
  • academic research centers
  • government departments
  • organizations 

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Polls, Public Opinion, Trends

Examples of Government Websites with Scholarly Materials

Examples of Scholarly Materials from Academic Research Centers, Organizations and Associations

Google Scholar

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Census Atlas of the United States

This atlas includes maps, figures, and text selected and organized to enhance public understanding of population and housing characteristics of the United States, from 1790 to 2000.