Books, Books, and more Books!
- Use our catalog
to find books, videos, CDs, etc.
- Use WorldCat
to find and request books from other libraries.
Just so you know:
- Reference books contain overviews of a range of
- Regular books usually present more focused treatments
of a subject.
- Electronic books can be viewed or checked out online.
Finding an article can involve three steps.
& Databases to find articles or citations.
If the citation includes the full-text or image, you can get the
article right away. If not, go to Step 2.
Finder to see if we have the journal you want. If
we do, get your article from the source. If not, go to Step 3.
Loan to request the article from another library.
Please allow time.
Selected Full-Text Databases and Web Sites
databases covering a variety of subjects:
Some Economics & Social
Some Websites for Statistics:
- U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
- U.S. Department of Labor, Wages by Occupation
- U.S. Department of Labor, National Compensation Survey--
- U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook 2008/09
- U.S. Department of Labor, Consumer Price Index
- U.S. Department of Labor, Employment
- U.S. Census Bureau (includes Statistical Abstract, USA Counties and County & City Data Book)
- U.S. Census Bureau Factfinder
- HUD Data Sets
- Economics Statistics (from the U. of Mich.)
- Economic Policy Institute – their publication, The State of Working America,
provides a comprehensive look at the U.S. labor market and trends in
income and employment levels, wages, poverty, and health care coverage
for American workers. You can read selected chapters and view
- UC Berkeley Labor Center – see reports and journal articles under "Research."