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Social Policy & Practice

Analysis Tools

PRE-LOADED DATA & ANALYSIS

Regional Data Centers

Penn Library Contacts

For assistance with statistical software support, contact our consultant, Duy Do

For GIS support- contact our library expert, Girmaye Misgna, gmisgna@upenn.edu

An additional librarian contact for locating datasets is Lauris Olson, olson@upenn.edu

Also see Penn Libraries Computer Lab Guide for software availability

Locate Datasets

DATASET COLLECTIONS (NATIONAL /  INTERNATIONAL DATA)

REGIONAL DATASETS

IMPORTANT SINGLE DATASETS

Statistics & Data Archives

Public Opinion Polls

These are databases of questions asked in public opinion polls.

Social Mapping

PolicyMap & Social Explorer allow users to upload/ plot out additional GIS data into maps.

*Also see ArcGIS Story Maps for mapping out social data