Potential Data Sources

As we’ll talk about in lab tonight, the Internet can be a great source for finding interesting data. I’ve included all the bookmarks i’ve collected over the years about potential ideas and sources for data. (These are in no particular order and are not very organized.)

Social Capital Community Benchmark Survey 2000
Current Population Survey: Voter Supplement File, November 2002
Ordering Products from NCES
Volunteering in America
Saguaro Seminar – Civic Engagement and Social Capital in America
Measuring social capital – Papers, Articles and Tools for the measurement of social capital
Investigating Community and Social Capital Datasets
BOWLING ALONE – DATA
Consumer Culture & Civic Participation
Dietlind Stolle: Homepage
California Voter Foundation – Campaign Disclosure
Congressional Races in California, 2008 cycle | OpenSecrets
OpenSecrets | Data
Very Shy – UC San Diego
Nielsen Media Research Online Store
GeoDa Center
California: Presidential County Results – Election Results 2008 – The New York Times
Resources on Minnesota Issues: Legislator Voting Records and Ratings
Minnesota Office of the Secretary of State : 2008 Election Results
June 8, 2010, Statewide Direct Primary Election – Elections & Voter Information – California Secretary of State
HRS :: Introduction to the Study
Find data on Infochimps data marketplace. Sell and download data. Free data
SDC Products and Services – California Department of Finance
Record of American Democracy (ROAD) Project
Electronic Data Center : Electoral Data
UNL Political Physiology Lab
Public Opinion Research Training Lab
Delgado Lab – Publications
Geographic Profile of Employment and Unemployment, 2009
CQ Politics | Presidential and House election 08 results by congressional district
ANES > ANES Data Center
Election Reporting
New York, New York / Anti-Wall Street Protests — Oct 02, 2011 — NBC — TV news: Vanderbilt Television News Archive
ACS Downloadable data via FTP server
Featured LAU Searchable Databases
American FactFinder – Results
Replication data for: On the Over-Report Bias of the National Election Study Turnout Rate – Political Analysis Dataverse – IQSS Dataverse Network
Home | Patchwork Nation
DSDR: Bibliography of Data-related Literature Search
U.S. Election Statistics: A Resource Guide (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)
U.S.Elections: Historical and Contemporary – Research Guide
Vanderbilt Television News Archive
Wesleyan Media Project » Data Access
Statistics on Social media | Statista
Stanford Large Network Dataset Collection
Datasets – Global Elections Database
New Media and Politics
National Annenberg Election Survey Telephone and Online Data Sets – The Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania
CQ Press – State Stats
MIT Media Lab
Data Sets | SEDAC
Fact Sheet: Health Insurance Coverage – Newsroom – U.S. Census Bureau
About Health Insurance – U.S Census Bureau
Health Insurance Data – U.S Census Bureau
Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE) for Counties and States – U.S. Census Bureau
Health Insurance Coverage Tables in American FactFinder
Health Coverage & Uninsured | The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation