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Author Berinstein, Paula.

Title Finding statistics online : how to locate the elusive numbers you need / Paula Berinstein ; edited by Susanne Bjørner
Published Medford, NJ : Information Today, Inc., [1998]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  025.0631 Ber/Fso  AVAILABLE
Description xxv, 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents About Links to Sites and Staying Current -- Ch. 1. Quick Start -- Ch. 2. Statistics Basics -- Ch. 3. The Sources - Who Generates and Publishes Statistics? --Ch. 4. General Search Tips -- Ch. 5. Finding Demographics and Population Statistics -- Ch. 6. Finding Industry, Market, and General Business Statistics -- Ch. 7. Finding Financial and Economic Statistics -- Ch. 8. Finding Health and Medical Statistics -- Ch. 9. Finding Scientific, Agricultural, and Environmental Statistics -- Ch. 10. Finding Historical Statistics -- Ch. 11. Finding Public Opinion and Trend Statistics -- Ch. 12. Finding Political and Government Statistics -- Ch. 13. Finding Sports, Entertainment, and Arts Statistics -- Ch. 14. Finding Legal and Crime Statistics -- Ch. 15. Finding International Statistics -- Ch. 16. Finding Technology Statistics -- Ch. 17. Finding Education Statistics --Ch. 18. Finding Transportation Statistics -- Ch. 19. Summary: Now You're Ready!
Summary If you're like most statistics-seekers, you need that data now. Designed to help you when the pressure's on, Finding Statistics Online gets you up and running right away ... you'll learn where and how to start searching, all about important systems and sources, how to evaluate data for reliability, and much more
Analysis Directories
Overseas item
Statistical sources
Web sites
Notes "Edited by Susanne Bjorner"--T.p
Includes bibiliographical references and index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 311) and index
Subject Databases.
Online databases.
Statistics -- Computer network resources.
United States -- Statistics -- Computer network resources.
Author Bjørner, Susanne, 1947-
LC no. 98022165
ISBN 0910965250 (softcover)