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American Factfinder

Free Census data from several censuses and surveys. Provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. Downloadable. Directions available from the main web page. Some data back to 1895.

Astrophysics Data System

Digital Library portal for research article and data citations, operated by the Harvard Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) under a NASA grant.

Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections

(Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections)
  • Vendor: Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections

For username and password, contact the Services Desk. Presidential Election Results by State 1824-2004, by County 1964-2004, 1948-1960, 1990-2006; Senatorial Election Results by County 1990-2007; Gubernatorial Election Results by County 1990-2007; Presidential Primary Election Results by County 2000-2008; Election Turnout Data by County 2000-2004; and Presidential Election Results by Precinct.

California State Geoportal

  • Vendor: California

The California State Geoportal is a centralized geographic open data portal, which includes authoritative data and applications from a multitude of California state entities. The portal runs on the ESRI ArcGIS Online Hub platform, which provides many tools to access and view data and maps. It also enables users to tap into the broader ESRI ArcGIS Online suite of tools, either with a free public account or with a paid subscription account. The California State Geoportal has many tools available to users to help locate, view datasets as well as build their own maps. For further information, please visit the portal training page at https://gis.data.ca.gov/pages/training.

China Data Online

  • Vendor: All China Marketing Research

Census, social and natural science data on China. Includes yearbooks and statistics by region, industry, month, and year. Good for statistics at county, city, provincial, and national level.

Cook Political Report

  • Vendor: Cook Political Report

. This database contains analyses and ratings developed by the publishers, independent, non-partisan staff that analyze elections and campaigns for the US House of Representatives, US Senate, Governors and President as well as American political trends. The ratings are unique and cover the 2020 elections races. There are also timely news articles written by the political analysts. Note: Contact the Political Science & Government librarian for username and password.

CountryData.com

  • Vendor: PRS Group

Political and economic data on over 140 countries and forecasts political risk ratings (from the International Country Risk Guide) from 1984 - present. Customizable downloading in multiple formats.

CQ Library

(CQ Weekly; CQ Researcher; Press, Congressional Quarterly)
  • Vendor: CQ Press

Full text articles published in Congressional Quarterly (CQ) Weekly and CQ Researcher. CQ Weekly includes floor votes by keyword, bill date, and bill number. CQ Researcher includes a history, pro & con, and bibliography for each current issue. 1983-present for CQ Weekly, 1991-Present for CQ Researcher. Has full text of other publications such as Congress and the Nation; CQ Almanac and The Political Handbook of the World.

Cross-National Time-Series (CNTS) Data Archive

  • Vendor: Databanks International

Statistical information on domestic conflict, political, legislative and economic issues for a range of countries. 1815 - present. Data sets can be downloaded to Excel.

Gallup Analytics

  • Vendor: Gallup

U.S. and global data and metrics parsed by demographic and socio-economic group

Global Financial Data

  • Vendor: Global Financial Data

Register for full functionality.
The library subscribes to only the GFDatabase; not other segments.
Financial and economic data for many countries. Long runs of data on interest rates, exchange rates, stock market indices, commodity prices, and total returns on bonds and bills.Some data back to 1209. Most data downloadable.

Historical Statistics of the United States

  • Vendor: Cambridge

Statistics on population, work, health, education, elections, industry, and economics. Some back to 1790, up through 2004. Most data updated by the Census Bureau web site. Can create custom tables which can also be downloaded, printed, or graphed.

Hoover's

  • Vendor: Mergent

Directory, company history, and financial data for companies and industries. Some limited data on private companies. Not all functionality available, such as downloading large numbers of companies to create lists.

IMF Data

(International Monetary Fund)
  • Vendor: IMF

Includes multiple databases: International Financial Statistics; Government Finance Statistics; Balance of Trade Statistics; and balance of payment statistics. Data from 1948 - present for some data points.

Works best with the latest version of Chrome.

IMF eLibrary

(International Monetary Fund)
  • Vendor: IMF

Current and historical economic time series data on IMF lending, exchange rates, and other economic and financial indicators some back to 1940. Manuals, guides, and other material available. Also full text access to all eBooks, journals, and working papers.

IPoll

(Roper Center)
  • Vendor: Roper

U.S. survey poll data since 1935. Covers opinions and behaviors with topical coverage on crime, politics, diplomacy and social behavior. Links from questions to study abstracts and questionnaires.

Journal Citation Reports (JCR)

  • Vendor: Clarivate Analytics

Evaluate and compare journals using citations data drawn from scholarly and technical journals and conference proceedings. JCR allows you to compare multiple journals based on a chosen indicator, evaluate the performance of journals in which you or your organization has published research, recognize trending journals in key research categories, and identify the ideal journal in which to publish your forthcoming research

Latinobarómetro : opinion pública Latinoamericana

  • Vendor: Latinobarometer

An annual public opinion survey that highlights the opinions, attitudes, behaviors and values of the Latin American region as it relates to economic and political policies, the environment, gender and discrimination topics and issues, and much more. Latinobarometro Report is also published on the website's "Press" section.

Market Share Reporter

(Directory Library)
  • Vendor: Gale

Complete reports and statistics on market share by industry that covers 2012 to present. Includes corporate market shares, institutional shares, and brand market share.

MarketResearch

  • Vendor: MarketResearch.com

Selective access to full text, 12 month embargoed reports on products and industries worldwide; business services; consumer goods; demographics; food & beverage; heavy industry; life sciences; public sector; and technology and media. We do not have access to all segments of the database.

Mergent Online

  • Vendor: Mergent

Historical financial data on companies (including international) current - 10 years previous. Customizable data extraction and download - some templates provided.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

(NCJRS)
  • Vendor: Office of Justive Programs

Summaries of U.S. and International publications, including federal, state, and local government reports relating to criminal and juvenile justice and drug control. Links to full-text when available.

Nexis Uni

(LexisNexis Academic, Lexis)
  • Vendor: LexisNexis

Law, News and Business Database.
Full text news articles, law journal articles, court cases, briefs, legal codes, and SEC filings. Users can Shepardize court cases and then read the full text of the related decisions. Most publications are covered 1980-present. The best place to find interview transcripts from television and radio.

Penn World Tables

  • Vendor: UC Davis

Data on relative levels of income, output, input and productivity from 182 countries from 1950-2014.

Sage Research Methods

  • Vendor: Sage

Books, dictionaries, encyclopedia, video, journal articles, cases, and datasets on research methods to help you learn and conduct projects.

SimplyAnalytics

(SimplyMap)
  • Vendor: SimplyMap

Only 2 Simultaneous Users
Creates thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data with built in GPS locations. Select, sort, and compare data across multiple locations and build custom reports that can be exported to a spreadsheet for additional functionality.

Statista

  • Vendor: Statista.com

Statistics on a wide variety of topics related to industry and finance; international in scope. Updated variably and dates of coverage vary. Mostly 2008 - present.

TAIR (The Arabidopsis Information Resource)

  • Vendor: Phoenix Bioinformatics Corporation

Genetic and molecular biology data for Arabidopsis thaliana, a widely used model plant. Produced by the Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center at Ohio State University.
Note: Chrome recommended

Thomson Eikon

(Thomson One Banker)
  • Vendor: Thomson Reuters

Only one user can access at a time.
Contact the Services Desk or Mary Martin (mary.martin@claremont.edu) for username and password. Works best with Internet Explorer.
Company data, market data, news, country and economic data, analytics and trading tools. Includes Datastream with Worldscope. Updated daily, and historical equity information goes back as far as 1973, though coverage varies across countries and types of content. There are two interfaces: Web Access (using the login) and a download option for the Excel add-in. The Excel add-in allows you to create templates with more detail than Thomson One allows. Some features have not migrated to Thomson Eikon as of May 2017.

U.S. Political Stats

  • Vendor: CQ Press

Datasets and visualization tool covering all branches of the United States government. Includes biographical, campaign finances, demographics, economics, elections, voting, interest group, and presidential performance data. Datasets can be exported in Excel.

USA Trade Online

(UTO)
  • Vendor: U.S. Census Bureau

The official source of U.S. export and Import data. Must set up a free account (Click on "Sign up now" link to set it up). Data updated monthly from 2008 - present.

Value Line Investment Survey

  • Vendor: Valueline

Provides "tear sheets" of graphs and charts of financial information on companies that sell stock. Current year only. Some files updated weekly, some daily.

Voxgov

  • Vendor: Voxgov

Links to official and ephemeral information issued by all branches of the U.S. Federal Government.

World Bank eLibrary

  • Vendor: World Bank

Complete backlist of all books, working papers, and journal articles published by the World Bank since the 1990s. Covers over 20 disciplines.

World Development Indicators

(World Bank)
  • Vendor: World Bank

Economic data for more than 200 countries from the World Bank and other organizations. Includes the 526 data series which has income group data. Data back to 1960 where available.

World Factbook

(CIA World Fact Book)

Information on the history, people, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Current year only.

WRDS Faculty/Graduate Access

(I/B/E/S; Compustat; Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP); Thomson Reuters Institutional Holdings (13F) database; Wharton research data services; CUSIP; Institutional Shareholder Services formerly RiskMetrics); Fama French; Execucomp; Penn)
  • Vendor: Wharton

Analytics and historical financial and accounting data for corporations and banks, historical economic data and more. Incorporates multiple datasets. Comprehensive financial data extraction system (requires individual account; immediate access available - approval usually @ 24 hrs - select Claremont McKenna College as the institution. Faculty, staff and graduate students have access to a slightly more robust set of data (in CRSP for example - back to 1925) .

WRDS Undergraduate/5 Day Access

(I/B/E/S; Compustat; Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP); Thomson Reuters Institutional Holdings (13F) database; Wharton research data services; CUSIP; Institutional Shareholder Services formerly RiskMetrics); Fama French; Execucomp; Penn)
  • Vendor: Wharton

Analytics and historical financial and accounting data for corporations and banks, historical economic data and more. Comprehensive financial data extraction system (requires individual account). Note - select Claremont McKenna College as the institution.

Zhongguo Di Fang Li Shi Wen Xian Shu Ju Ku (Chinese Historical Local Archives Database) 中国地方历史文献数据库

  • Vendor: China International Book Trading Corporation

Contains Chinese archival documents at local levels from Wanli period of Ming dynasty1573-1620) to the Republic era (1911-1949). Includes land contracts, account books, administration records, tax and litigation documents, personal correspondence, daily accounts, family etiquettes, religion, genealogy, and reference tools for daily life and civil service examination. Full text searchable by resource categories, dynastical periods, household regions, and family names. May 13 - September 30, 2020.

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