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Brief Guide to Research in Educational Policy & Leadership: Finding Data & Statistics

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This site provides online library tours, research tutorials, and instructions on how to find resources on various topics.

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Primo - The Library Discovery Service

Use Primo to find books, journal titles, videos, audios, government documents, and other items owned by our libraries.

Database Finder

Use databases and indexes to find articles.

Finding Data & Statistics

Statistics or data sets can help you observe trends, make predictions, examine relationships among variables, test hypotheses, make theoretical arguments, or create graphs/charts for research projects. You can find Education related statistics and data sets using the following key databases provided by the University Libraries:

OECD.Stat  UAlbany Access Icon
ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)  UAlbany Access Icon
Data Planet Statistical Datasets UAlbany Access Icon
PolicyMap  UAlbany Access Icon
Social Explorer  UAlbany Access Icon

For additional online statistical resources related to Education, visit the Education - General Resources - Statistical Sources page.

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Yu-Hui Chen
University Library, LI-304
University at Albany, SUNY