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PLCY 698: Senior Capstone in Public Policy


This guide is designed to help you with your coursework for PLCY698: Senior Capstone in Public Policy.  Links provided in this guide will help you discover information useful for selecting and understanding your study area, as well as information for displaying your findings. The guide is divided into several sections:

  • Research & Poster Design: Provides resources for developing your research and links to the Davis Library Research Hub and The Odum Institute. Also includes links about poster design and data visualization.
  • Sources of Data: Provides links to resources for finding US Census data, municipal and county data, and neighborhood characterization data.  
  • Online Mapping Tools: Access a variety of online mapping and visualization tools. See example projects using these tools.
  • Campus Resources: Contains links to UNC-CH campus resources.
  • Articles & Reports (below): Find scholarly and Think Tank articles to support your project and writing for the course. 

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Articles & Reports

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City & Regional Planning Librarian

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Philip McDaniel
Digital Research Services, Davis Library

(919) 962-3788

Social Sciences Librarian

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Kristan Shawgo
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