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SOCIOLOGY RESOURCES

Resources for Researchers

Data Sets and Resource Centers

Professional Associations

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Data Sets and Resource Centers

 

American Religion Data Archive

American Religion Data Archive (ARDA)

Data sets collected by scholars of religion.

 

Bureau of Justice Statistics

Bureau of Justice Statistics

Information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Labor economics and statistics.

 

FedStats

FedStats

Easy access to the full range of statistics and information produced by Federal agencies for public use.

 

International Victimology Website

International Victimology Website (IVW)

Disseminating information about current victimology research.

 

ICPSR

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)

Access to the world's largest archive of computerized social science data.

 

National Archive of Criminal Justice Data

National Archive of Criminal Justice Data

Downloadable access to over 550 criminal justice data collections (at the ICPSR).

 

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

Clearinghouse providing extensive sources of information on criminal and juvenile justice.

 

National Institute of Justice

National Institute of Justice

The research and development branch of the U.S. Department of Justice.

 

NORC

National Opinion Research Center

Home of the General Social Survey (GSS).

 

NSF

National Science Foundation

Supports around 20 percent of all federally supported basic research conducted by America's colleges and universities.

 

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Latest facts and figures on juvenile justice, delinquency prevention, and violence and victimization.

 

OPR

Princeton's Office of Population Research

Demographic research center includes data on health and wellbeing, social demography, migration and urbanization, and unmarried families.

 

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics

Data about all aspects of criminal justice in the United States presented in over 600 tables from more than 100 sources.

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Statistical Sites on the WWW

Extensive listing of national and international statistical sites (housed at the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).

 

UCR

Uniform Crime Reports (UCR)

Nationwide view of crime based on the submission of statistics by law enforcement agencies throughout the country.

 

U.S. Census Bureau

U.S. Census Bureau

Data about the people and economy of the United States.

 

 


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