Data-Planet Statistical Datasets Trial -- Valid October 14 - December 5, 2014--On Campus only or VPN!
Discovery Layer: http://readyreference.data-planet.com (this is geared for incoming students; freshman and sophomores; search box at the top, snap shots, browsing subject categories).
Statistical Datasets: http://statisticaldatasets.data-planet.com/dataplanet
Also included are the add-on modules EASI Market Planner and China Data Center. http://data-planet.libguides.com/content.php?pid=423802&sid=5097253
— You can find these add on modules in (Statistical Datasets) statisticaldatasets.data-planet.com/dataplanet; Browse by Subject, click on International and each will be listed out: EASI Analytics (EASI Market Planner 2012 and EASI Market Planner 2013), China Data Center (National is included in the Datasets Basic package; the Subnational is the add-on module).
As you have your trial, please let me know any comments or questions you have. I’m are also very interested in hearing what dataset requests you have at the reference desk or with classroom assignments. Our new datasets grow by 20% each year and it’s librarians that help us grow our dynamic repository.
You may want to take a look at this LibGuide for Business, Marketing and Economics http://data-planet.libguides.com/content.php?pid=604833
Check out this LibGuide for Climate Data: http://data-planet.libguides.com/content.php?pid=481282&sid=3943940
Here is a link to our International LibGuides, which you may feel free to insert into your own subject guides: http://data-planet.libguides.com/content.php?pid=580285 (Brazil, as an example). Other international guides listing by country: http://data-planet.libguides.com/searchtags.php?iid=3791&tag=international%20comparisons
Here is a link to state guides: Pennsylvania; http://data-planet.libguides.com/content.php?pid=555710 (note the A to Z tab, too).
And a comparison with other statistical aggregators: http://homepage.data-planet.com/how-does-data-planet-compare
Please email Joann Janosko with comments about this resource. There will be a demo of Data-Planet on October 24 at 2:00 PM if interest warrants. Please email Joann If you would like to attend.
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