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Libraries, Websites, and More!: Statistical Information

With acknowledgement and our appreciation for this "Web subject directory" from our sister RCCD college library - the Wilfred J. Airey Library at Norco College - and our adjunct librarian colleague, Ms. Sally Ellis.

Statistics, Damn Statistics, and Lies

LOCATING STATISTICAL MATERIAL: Locate statistical resources when appropriate, to provide statistics on your topic. Statistics are a valuable kind of information in research because they can provide data for making comparisons and determining historical trends. When you write a term paper, your argument will, in many cases, be more convincing if you can use statistics to back up what you say.