Data Collections

Gould Library purchases and subscribes to data and statistical resources to support the curriculum of Carleton College. These resources are listed and cataloged below.

Data Sets and Statistical Databases List
A concise list of the online data and statistical eresources provided by the library.

Data Research Guides
Guides to finding and understanding the data available from multiple sources, specific to particular courses or disciplines.

Data in the Catalyst Catalog
View the data resources considered to be part of the collection in the context of the library catalog. This is the best way to find datasets available only on CD-Rom.

Request a dataset for purchase or subscription
Fill out the form above or contact Kristin Partlo at kpartlo [at] carleton [dot] edu.

Data collection development policy
See attached document "Data Collection Development Policy 2015."

Any questions about the Datasets Collection can be sent to Kristin Partlo, Reference & Instruction Librarian and Data Services Coodinator, (7668).