Subject Specialist
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Janine Kuntz
Social Sciences Librarian
Tel: (508) 286 3222

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GIS Resources
CDC Wonder Unrestricted Resource openURL
Public health information and data sets from the Center for Disease Control. Unrestricted Resource openURL
This government website contains a wealth of geospatial data and services.  You can look at their gallery or search for and download shapefiles and other data sources. Files include extensive metadata and details.

Geodata@Tufts Unrestricted Resource openURL
An open source web-application, Geodata allows you to search, preview, and retrieve geospatial data from multiple repositiories.  You can search using an intuitive, map-based search interface or a traditional keyword search.

GeoWeb Unrestricted Resource openURL
The MIT Geodata Repository enables access to an international collection of GIS data through the MIT network. This clearinghouse for geospatial data organizes it by state, by country, and worldwide.

National Historical Geographical Information System (NHGIS) Unrestricted Resource openURL
NHGIS "provides, free of charge, aggregate census data and GIS-compatible boundary files for the United States between 1790 and 2015."
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