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Data & Statistics: Finding Data & Statistics

Guide for finding and using data and statistics in your research

Select Statistics Resources

Select Data Resources

Search Strategies

Here are some useful search strategies for finding the data and statistics you need for your research:


Consider using one of these statistical resources provided by the UWM libraries.

Think about who may be creating data and search their websites/publications

Scan publications for data

  • Published articles (newspaper and journal articles) may contain data tables and references to data sources.

Add the word 'statistics' or 'data' to your searches

  • Using Google, the library catalog, or another search tool.

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