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Basics of Pulling Census Data

January 17, 2019

  Basics of Pulling Census Data   Prerequisite: Introduction to Census Concepts or equivalent knowledge   Hands-on workshop to help users understand the strengths of various Census data retrieval tools, both freely available ones and those to which the library … Continued

Introduction to Census Concepts

January 15, 2019

  Introduction to Census Concepts   Do you know that variables like income and educational attainment are no longer part of the decennial census? Do you understand the differences between the decennial long form methodology and that of the American … Continued

Advanced Access to Census Data

February 6, 2018

Hands-on workshop to help users understand the strengths of various Census (and other survey) data retrieval tools which allow the creation of custom cross-tabulations (that is, custom data tables).  Tools to be covered include:   DataFerrett; iPUMS; TerraPopulus (in beta); and … Continued

Basic Access to Census Data

January 30, 2018

Hands-on workshop to help users understand the strengths of various Census data retrieval tools, both freely available ones and those to which the library subscribes:  American FactFinder, the Census Bureau’s freely available database; Social Explorer, a commercially licensed tool to … Continued

Intro to Census Concepts

January 9, 2018

(Please Note: this the day before classes start!) Do you know that variables like income and educational attainment are no longer part of the decennial census?  Do you understand the differences between the decennial long form methodology and that of … Continued