The BDL provides a range of services for researchers & students at the University of Oxford who need to make secondary use of statistics and data.
Nuffield College Library, the largest social science library outside of the Bodleian Libraries holds collections relating to the interests of College members.
A selection of high-quality, very detailed election data sets, compiled from official sources relating to U.S. Representative General - County and Congressional District Level Votes for the election of 2004. This contains a breakdown of voting by State, County, Town and Congressional Dsitrict. Graphs, statistics and candidate names are also included. The files include state, county, and town-level FIPS codes.
These data were created as part of ‘Dave Leip’s Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections’, a web based resource that disseminates aggregated data in the form of graphs and maps for U.S presidential, senatorial and gubernatorial elections.
Access (via Weblearn) and use restricted to members of the University.
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