The Data Lab maintains several resources for finding tabular data. Tabular data (data that comes in tables), can be used for statistics, or for GIS research if joined with spatial data. The Data Lab also provides assistance with locating various tabular datasets.

    • Tisch Library Research Guides  – Tisch Library maintains a categorized list of online data sources. Resources are broken down by subject and popular social science resources.


    • Tufts Subscriptions & Holdings – The Data Lab and Tisch Library own several university wide subscriptions to databases and online tools. These are resources that the university pays for, but are free for students, staff and faculty members. Here is a list of some of the useful Databases/Subscriptions, with a particular ability to download data in geospatial or tabular formats.


    • Online Data Sources – The Data Lab and Tisch Library have compiled a list of many free data sources available to the public.