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Using Data-Planet to Find Statistics

Using Data-Planet to Find Statistics

The session will provide an introduction to Data Planet Statistical Dataset . This online database brings together statistical data from 75+ providers including the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), United Nations and Zillow Real Estate Metrics.

By the end of this session, you will:

  • become familiar with the data sources available through Data-Planet.
  • understand how Data-Planet is organized and structured for your browsing and searching success.
  • locate data and create charts to answer a variety of questions.
  • download and cite data sources from Data-Planet.

Attend this session to answer the following questions and more.

  • Which U.S. airlines have the highest online departures?
  • How many Engineering Bachelors Degrees were recently awarded in each state?
  • What percentage of households in Merced County own a laptop/notebook?

Length: 50 minutes

Please bring your own laptop if available.

Please have your CatCard for check-in.

Related LibGuide: Using Data Planet to Find Statistics by Sara Davidson Squibb

Date:
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Time:
11:30am - 12:20pm
Location:
KL 361
Audience:
  Campus Community     Campus Faculty & Staff     Graduate Students     Undergraduates  
Categories:
  Workshop  

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