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Esri GIS Bibliography
Esri is the company behind ArcGIS, the most popular GIS software in the world. This bibliography offers a number of other resources to those interested in GIS. It currently contains almost 200,000 GIS-related items and it is constantly maintained and updated.

Macro International’s Demographic and Health Research Division> is home to the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) which has “collected, analyzed, and disseminated accurate and representative data on population, health, HIV, and nutrition through more than 300 surveys in over 90 countries.”

Los Angeles Families and Neighborhoods (LAFANS) project, an important longitudinal study whose goal is to “understand: how neighborhoods affect a variety of outcomes, including children’s development and well-being and stress and health among children and adults.”

IPUMS-USA and IPUMS-International data sets, which collect and distribute census data.

Nang Rong, Thailand Project

 

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