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Sociology: Finding Data & Data Resources

Use this Guide to help start your research in Sociology

Data Resources

Use this page to learn more about the different data resources for sociology research accessible through the Sarah Lawrence College Library, and beyond. Discover information on demographic & population statistics, crime statistics, economic data, and more.

Demographic Information

Local (New York City & New York State)

 

National

 

International

Historical Statistics

Crime Statistics

Local (New York City & New York State)

 

National

 

International

 

Gun Violence
When looking for information on gun violence it is important to note it will usually be classified under "Interpersonal Violence."

Looking for information on laws and regulations in the United States regarding firearms? There is a collection called Gun Regulation and Legislation in America in:

Economic Data

Local (New York City & New York State)

 

National & International

Additional Resources