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Library services during COVID-19
For the safety and wellbeing of our community, Geisel Library and the Biomedical Library Building are closed effective Monday, March 16, 2020 until further notice. Learn more about services available at the Library during the COVID-19 response.
Featured UC San Diego Collections
UC San Diego Dataverse
Miscellaneous datasets purchased for the UC San Diego community. Includes:
Data on Terrorist Suspects (DOTS)
Field (California) Poll, 1956 - [Latest Release]
International Country Risk Guide: Table 3B: Political Risk Points by Component
International Terrorism: Attributes of Terrorist Events (ITERATE), 1968 - [most recent]
Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) 1978-2003 [Repository Data]
POLIDATA Presidential Results by Congressional District (PRCD)
UC San Diego Research Data Collections
Data generated by researchers at UC San Diego and supported by the Research Data Curation Program.
Finding Data & Statistics
Welcome to the UC San Diego Library's guide for data and statistics!
Data repositories and datasets linked here are our most frequently used. Subject-specific guides, many of which include sections focused on disciplinary datasets, are also available. If you need help finding particular statistics or data, please reach out to a librarian for assistance.
Spring 2020 Remote Access
Many of the resources listed on this guide have been licensed by the UC San Diego Library. Off-campus access, as well as on-campus wifi access, is restricted to UC San Diego students, faculty and staff. Follow the links below to enable access on campus using your laptop, or off-campus access using VPN.
Off-Campus Access to Journals, Ebooks, and Databases: Use AnyConnect VPN.
Librarians who can provide assistance
Data Science Librarian
Librarian for Economics and Business
Librarian for Political Science, Law & Society, and International Government Information
Kelly L. Smith
Librarian for US Government Information, Urban Studies & Planning, Environmental Policy, and San Diego Government Information
Librarian for Maps, California Government Information, Religion, Philosophy. GIS coordinator.
Data Curation Specialist