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How to Cite Data: Additional Resources

The purpose of citations is to enable others to find the same sources you used. Data are like any other source and should be cited in your bibliography and your writing.

How to Cite Frequently Used Data Sources

These instructions cover citations for specific commonly-cited sources.

See this guide's Numeric Data tab for examples from Social Explorer.

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  • Last Updated: Jan 5, 2021 9:19 AM
  • URL: https://guides.lib.unc.edu/citedata